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'The Battle of Algiers' Released on DVD

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'The Battle of Algiers' Released on DVD

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'The Battle of Algiers' Released on DVD

'The Battle of Algiers' Released on DVD

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Critic at large John Powers reviews The Battle of Algiers about the Algerian struggle for independence from the French in the '50s and '60s. The film was made nearly 40 years ago, and has a score by Ennio Morricone. It's just come out on DVD.

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