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Movie Review: 'Herod's Law'

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Movie Review: 'Herod's Law'

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Movie Review: 'Herod's Law'

Movie Review: 'Herod's Law'

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Mexican cinema has experienced a renaissance in recent years with Amores Perros, Y Tu Mama Tambien and The Crime of Padre Amaro. Herod's Law is the latest Mexican film to reach the United States. The film, released in 2000, was the first to attack Mexico's then-ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) by name. Los Angeles Times and Morning Edition film critic Kenneth Turan offers a review.

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