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Contest: <i>The Water Diviner</i> advance screening


Advance screening: Monday, April 20th at 7:30PM, Ritz Five

We’re giving away a bunch of pairs of passes to see The Water Diviner before it comes out in theaters. To enter, send us an email with your full name and address and tell us your favorite Russell Crowe role. Winners will be chosen at random, only one entry per household please

About the film:


SYNOPSIS:           Academy Award winner Russell Crowe (“Gladiator”) makes his directorial debut on “The Water Diviner,” an epic and inspiring tale of one man’s life-changing journey of discovery.

Crowe also stars in the film as Australian farmer Joshua Connor, who, in 1919, goes in search of his three missing sons, last known to have fought against the Turks in the bloody Battle of Gallipoli.  Arriving in Istanbul, he is thrust into a vastly different world, where he encounters others who have suffered their own losses in the conflict: Ayshe (Olga Kurylenko), a strikingly beautiful but guarded hotelier raising a child alone; her young, spirited son, Orhan (Dylan Georgiades), who finds a friend in Connor; and Major Hasan (Yilmaz Erdoğan), a Turkish officer who fought against Connor’s boys and who may be this father’s only hope.  With seemingly insurmountable obstacles in his path, Connor must travel across the battle-scarred Turkish landscape to find the truth…and his own peace.


About Author

Ryan Silberstein

Ryan is the co-founder of Filmhash, and has been writing thoughtful film reviews and pop culture commentary on and off for nine years. He spends his days at a company named one of the best to work for in the Philadelphia area. His other interests include comics, exotic coffees, experimental beer, discovering new music, and books.

(3) Readers Comments

  1. Gladiator with Russell Crowe

  2. My favorite role with Russell Crowe is Maximus in Fladiators.

  3. A Beautiful Mind is favorite Russell Crowe film.

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