Rank: 60/100 in Top Movie 1960s – The Battle of Algiers: The Revolt that Stirred the World!
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Movie Synopsis:
Tracing the struggle of the Algerian Front de Liberation Nationale to gain freedom from French colonial rule as seen through the eyes of Ali from his start as a petty thief to his rise to prominence in the organisation and capture by the French in 1957. The film traces the rebels’ struggle and the increasingly extreme measures taken by the French government to quell the revolt.

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  • Original Title: La battaglia di Algeri
  • Original Language: it
  • Release Date: 1966-09-08
  • Category 1 (Type): Movie 1960s
  • Category 2 (Genres): Drama Movie, War Movie, History Movie
  • Category 3 (Year): Movie 1966
  • Adult: FALSE
  • Status: Released
  • Studios (Production Companies): Igor Film, Casbah Film
  • Production Countries: Italy, Algeria
  • Budget: $800,000.00
  • Revenue: $921,548.00
  • Running Time: 121 minutes
  • Director: Gillo Pontecorvo
  • Actors: Brahim Hadjadj, Jean Martin, Yacef Saadi, Ugo Paletti, Fusia El Kader
  • YB100 views Counts: 184.00
  • YB100 Likes: 6.00
  • Popularity: 12.75
  • Vote Count: 368.00
  • Vote Average: 8

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