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    Subject: Butterfly
    Date: Mar 11, 2002
    Sender: Shinae KimPrevious | Next

    This was a really good movie. I admit, I knew hardly anything about the Spanish civil war and even now I'm still rather ignorant of its details and such. But watching this movie revealed to me the pain and hardships the people of Spain had to go through- whether they were Repuiblicans or Nationalists. The community that Moncho lived inside was pretty peaceful and serene at first. That image was shattered as the tension between the two opposing groups grew. The fear that arose divided family and friends, and forced many to betray their own beliefs (and their friends as well). Most people would think about the fighting between the soldiers when they think about war. Many would not consider the quarrels WITHIN small communities like Moncho's home. The feeling of guilt from betrayal was probably just as painful as getting hurt while fighting in the war, and that is what young Moncho, at the age of 8, had to learn and feel. ...How sad. =(

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    Comment index:

  • Butterfly   from Debbie M, Dec 6, 2000
  • Beautiful   from Brendan Willy, Dec 14, 2000
  • a civil war from a different view   from Eva, Mar 5, 2002
  • Re: a civil war from a different view   from Khanh, Mar 11, 2002
  • Re: a civil war from a different view   from Mario, Apr 25, 2004
  • Movie Review   from Ashley Steward, Mar 8, 2002
  • Good Movie!   from Huy, Mar 11, 2002
  • » Butterfly «   from Shinae Kim, Mar 11, 2002
  • Butterfly   from Alina, Mar 11, 2002
  • Comments   from Huong, Mar 11, 2002
  • Comments   from Tsai, Mar 12, 2002
  • Rated 4.899 star   from David S., Mar 12, 2002
  • Butterfly   from Regina Paige, Mar 12, 2002
  • Great Movie   from Wayne (Central-262), Mar 12, 2002
  • Comments   from Vu Nguyen, Mar 12, 2002
  • standing up for what you believe in   from Pauline Kahney, Jul 27, 2004
  • Comments - Anthony V. 262!!!   from Anthony V., Mar 14, 2002
  • Mariposa   from Raul Antonio Garcia, May 27, 2002
  • One of the best films ever made   from K.Yinger, May 29, 2004
  • Butterfly   from Debbie M, Dec 6, 2000
  • Beautiful   from Brendan Willy, Dec 14, 2000
  • a civil war from a different view   from Eva, Mar 5, 2002
  • Re: a civil war from a different view   from Khanh, Mar 11, 2002
  • Re: a civil war from a different view   from Mario, Apr 25, 2004
  • Movie Review   from Ashley Steward, Mar 8, 2002
  • Good Movie!   from Huy, Mar 11, 2002
  • » Butterfly «   from Shinae Kim, Mar 11, 2002
  • Butterfly   from Alina, Mar 11, 2002
  • Comments   from Huong, Mar 11, 2002
  • Comments   from Tsai, Mar 12, 2002
  • Rated 4.899 star   from David S., Mar 12, 2002
  • Butterfly   from Regina Paige, Mar 12, 2002
  • Great Movie   from Wayne (Central-262), Mar 12, 2002
  • Comments   from Vu Nguyen, Mar 12, 2002
  • standing up for what you believe in   from Pauline Kahney, Jul 27, 2004
  • Comments - Anthony V. 262!!!   from Anthony V., Mar 14, 2002
  • Mariposa   from Raul Antonio Garcia, May 27, 2002
  • One of the best films ever made   from K.Yinger, May 29, 2004