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Reviews of 'Blood Diamond' and 'Apocalypto'

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Reviews of 'Blood Diamond' and 'Apocalypto'

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Reviews of 'Blood Diamond' and 'Apocalypto'

Reviews of 'Blood Diamond' and 'Apocalypto'

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Film critic David Edelstein reviews two controversial new films. Blood Diamond has caused an uproar by suggesting that many gems in the marketplace are from places where their harvest causes violent social upheaval. Apocalypto has generated controversy because of its association with writer, director and producer Mel Gibson.

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