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War Witch


Kim Nguyen

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About the Movie

A 2013 Academy Award®-Nominee (Best Foreign Language Film). Forced into a rebel army during a bloody civil war, a young African girl with a unique gift finds hope for survival in a tender relationship with a fellow soldier. French & Lingala w/ English subtitles.


Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews


  • Reviews Counted: 63
  • Fresh: 59
  • Rotten: 4
  • Average Rating: 8.0/10

Top Critics' Reviews

Fresh: The movie is committed to revealing the world through Komona's eyes, and you never feel a taint of voyeurism or condescension. It stays true to her. – Stephen Holden, New York Times, Feb 28, 2013

Fresh: A powerful and upsetting portrait of a young girl compelled into unimaginably horrific circumstances. – Claudia Puig, USA Today, Mar 14, 2013

Fresh: The powerful things we expect from "War Witch" are as advertised, but what we don't expect is even better. – Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times, Mar 7, 2013

Fresh: War Witch gives us a continent's tragedy in a young girl's face. – Ty Burr, Boston Globe, Dec 17, 2013

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Customer Reviews


this tv is so brav


I usually don't like movies about all the horrible things in Africa but this movie is so much more-about a young girl dealing with what life has given her. Amazing.

War Witch

The cinematography was amazing!

War Witch
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  • $9.99
  • Genre: Foreign
  • Released: 2013

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