The Ottoman Lieutenant

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Old-fashioned wartime romance gets very violent.

R 2017 106 minutes

Parents say

age 18+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 18+

Based on 1 review

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age 18+

Untrue

Does not represent the truth of the Turkish slaughtering of Christians
age 18+
This is a romance that provides cover for a whitewashed history of the Armenian Genocide. Without a shred of passion evoked by the film’s love triangle and the debasement of historical fact in the movie's war-torn storyline. The Ottoman Empire attacked Russia. Typical the commentators here abusing Armenians. The same mentality that supported Germans. And that's not hard to find out when you look to the names of Film Directors.

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