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Terror's Advocate


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Release Date: October 12, 2007Running Time: 132 mins.
MPAA Rating: NoneBox Office: $46,813.00
Genre: Documentary, Foreign

Cast:
Jacques Verges
Bachir Boumaza
Yacef Saadi
Sine

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Summary:
A history of world terrorist movement as told through the story of the enigmatic figure Jacques Verges. Communist, anti-colonialist, right-wing extremist? As a young lawyer during the Algerian war, Verges esspoused the anti-colonialist cause and defended Djamila Bouhired, 'la Pasionaria', who bore her country's hopes for freedom on her shoulders and was sentenced to death for planting bombs in cafes. He obtained her release, married her and had two children with her. Then suddenly, at the height of an illustrious career, Verges disappeared without trace for eight years. He re-emerged from his mysterious absence, taking on the defense of terrorists of all kinds, from Magdalena Kopp and Anis N... Full Summary >>