On this week’s CinemAddicts, we cover director Terry George’s The Promise, a superbly done epic about that spotlights the Armenian Genocide from the point of view of an ambitious medical student named Mikael (Oscar Isaac). Charlotte Le Bon is Ana, a woman who bonds with Mikael over their shared Armenian culture, with Christian Bale [...]
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The moniker usually conjures up a person [...]
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With such first rate work as Inside Llewyn Davis and A Most Violent Year, Oscar Isaac has proven he’s a bonafide leading man. He’s front and center once again with The Promise, director Terry George’s epic film that spotlights the Armenian genocide.
Michael Boghosian (Isaac) is determined to study medicine to bring his knowledge back [...]