The Past Synopsis
An Iranian man goes to France to finalize his divorce and finds that his wife has a new lover.
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The Past

By mariacozzi
A modern day tragedy. It's a very compelling movie that draws you in and keeps you at the edge of your seat with it's quiet intensity and multiple revelations. It's a great screenplay and amazing...

A Great Talent

By MarcTwang
This director is such a breath of fresh air. He creates characters and situations which feel palpably real even when part of a foreign culture. He's a humanist with a talent for dramatizing the...

The Past is brilliant

By boucher78703
This movie, paced perfectly to suit its subject matter, is a brilliant study of the ambiguity in all human relationships. It might well, over coming years, be seen as one of the truly great...


By kmoazzemi
I'm usually not the touchy feely guy but it was a very nice movie. couple of exiting twists and turns. beautifully describing everyday life in concept of complicated situation between two families....

Another great Movie

By pclemor
No fight, no screen effect no sex...and still a movie which hold you until the very last image...

Great premise for a movie, but too long

By sandyplen
I loved this movie and wanted to see how an Iranian movie director would film a movie. The premise of the movie was very good. Acting was great! The children in the movie were excellent. The problem...

Oscar Worthy!

By mazig
In 5 short lines: Well directed Great acting Awesome story Touchy and Meaningful Absolute Oscar Worthy Go and watch it...

Good movie, but nothing to re home about

By scott c

Story of life

By Navidop
Not as strong as "Separation" but it is still one of the best dramas about the immigration....


By Culture Dude
Best movie I've seen in many months. Thoughtful, gripping and somehow believable....

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Rated NR | For Mature Thematic Material and Brief Strong Language