Besieged

Also Known As

Asediada ( Spain ), Assédio ( Brazil ), Cautivos del amor ( Argentina ), Hitkarvoot ( Israel ), L'assedio ( Italy ), Ostrom ( Hungary ), Poliorkia mias gynaikas ( Greece ), Rzymska opowiesc ( Poland ), Shandurai ( France ), Shandurai und der Klavierspieler ( Germany ), Shandurai's Love ( Japan ), Teslimiyet ( Turkey ), The Siege ( Canada )

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Besieged

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Thandie Newton

Shandurai

David Thewlis

Jason Kinsky

Claudio Santamaria

Agostino

John C. Ojwang

Singer

Storyline

When an African dictator jails her husband, Shandurai goes into exile in Italy, studying medicine and keeping house for Mr. Kinsky, an eccentric English pianist and composer. She lives in one room of his Roman palazzo. He besieges her with flowers, gifts, and music, declaring passionately that he loves her, would go to Africa with her, would do anything for her. "What do you know of Africa?," she asks, then, in anguish, shouts, "Get my husband out of jail!" The rest of ... more


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Lovin Movies Berry Much

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B+

Besieged17 February 2014

I enjoyed this movie. Yes you must read the words to know what's going on but this is a good movie. Try it once!

Lizzy

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B+

I cant fathom parting with my money to see it despite the good reviews.30 April 2012

I cant fathom parting with my money to see it despite the good reviews.

Mad About Movies

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B+

Thanks21 March 2012

This has good reviews, I just cant fathom parting with my money to see it.

richie74

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B+

thanks for the comment22 August 2011

gives us info about the movie

Lizzy

Karma1301140

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B+

Thanks for that comment good to know15 July 2011

Thanks for that comment good to know

Mad About Movies

Karma1320490

Grade

B+

Thanks11 June 2011

Thanks for commenting, helps us to know if we should check it out.

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Karma160972

Grade

B+

Not bad!01 February 2011

I can\'t fairly claim Bernardo Bertolucci as one of my favorite filmmakers, because I\'ve seen relatively few of his films. However, he did make my third favorite film of all time, Last Tango in Paris. Besides Besieged, the only other film of his I\'d seen was The Last Emperor, which I like very... more

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