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The film tells the story of Michael (Oscar Isaac), a young Armenian who dreams of studying medicine. When he travels to Constantinople to study, he meets Armenian Ana (Charlotte Le Bon) and falls in love with her, although she dates the American photographer Chris (Christian Bale), sent to Turkey to record the first genocide of the 20th century when the Turks exterminated the Armenian minority. A love triangle settles amidst the horrors of war.

Director: Terry George
Writer: Terry George, Robin Swicord
Production: Open Road Films
Year: 2016
MetaScore: 49/100
ImdbRating: 5.9
BoxOffice: $8,186,236
Released: 21 Apr 2017
Awards: 2 wins & 3 nominations.


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Cast

Mikael Boghosian - Oscar Isaac
Ana Khesarian - Charlotte Le Bon
Chris Myers - Christian Bale
Reverend Dikran Antreassian - Daniel Giménez Cacho
Marta Boghosian - Shohreh Aghdashloo
Emre Ogan - Marwan Kenzari
Mustafa - Numan Acar
Mesrob - Igal Naor
Faruk Pasha - Tamer Hassan
Harut - Abel Folk
Admiral Fournet - Jean Reno
Ambassador Morgenthau - James Cromwell
Vartan Boghosian - Kevork Malikyan
Aaron Village Elder - Carlos Miranda
Captain Ali - Armin Amiri
Ismet Ogan - Stewart Scudamore
Pastor Merril - Andrew Tarbet
Dr. Nazim - Aharon Ipalé
Armenian Priest (as Father Masis Kouyoumdjian) - Masis Kouyoumdjian
Komitas (as Father Shnorhk Sargsyan) - Shnorhk Sargsyan
Turkish Car Driver - Abdelali El Aziz
Talaat Pasha - Aaron Neil
General Zyniker - James Chanos
Ahmet the Student - Anthony Rotsa
Angry Mob Man #1 (as Portelli Paul) - Paul Portelli
Angry Mob Man #2 - Jean Marc Valente
Armenian Soldier - Julián Villagrán
Armenian Laborer - Juanan Moreno
Burly Nightwatchman - Marco Khan
Ferry Porter - Stephen Buhagiar
Gulhane Party Guest - Nacho Aldeguer
Injured Armenian - Juan Portillo
Old Peasant Man (as Simon Andreu) - Simón Andreu
Old Peasant Woman - Mariona Casanovas
Railway Sergeant (as Pau Colera) - Pau Cólera
Senior Conscription Officer - Pedro Reyes
Conscription Officer - David Lifschitz
Armenian Hotel Manager - Mario Opinato
Turkish Merchant in Bazaar - Rick Zingale
University Lecturer - Nicolas Lori
Surgeon - Carlos Olalla
Constantinople Night Watchman - Joe Depasquale
Cattle Car Old Man - Vic Tablian
Pera Belly Dancer - Marta Navarro
Turkish Little Girl - Enya Dunne
Turkish Boy Patient - Azzdine Benaji
Turkish Telegraph Officer (as Alain Hernandez) - Alain Hernández
Turkish Officer at Party #1 - Said Taibi
Turkish Officer at Party #2 - David Fernández Fabu
German Aide-De-Camp - Markus Oberhauser
German Officer at Party - Alex Van Der Meeberg
Ahmet Companion #1 - Ayoub El Hilali
Ahmet Companion #2 (as Jonas Berami) - Jonás Beramí
Turkish Intelligence Officer - Luis Callejo
Fearful Armenian Woman - Gayane Asilbekyan
Deputy Governor Mazhar - Ozman Sirgood
Harut's Wife - Mariette Matoosian
Morgenthau's Aide - Jonathan Pyatt
Wedding Violinist - Ara Malikian
Funeral Priest (as Father Aren Shaheenian) - Aren Shaheenian
Lookout Kid - Paul Roig
Nightclub Dancer - Teresa Abarca
Armenian Boy at Betrothal #1 - Derek Esrailian
Armenian Boy at Betrothal #2 - Andrew Esrailian
Maid of Honor - Celine Dayan-Bonilla
Older Orphan - Louis Branco
Mother of the Groom - Sandy Dell
Older Orphan (as John Ressosalfredo Montez) - Alfredo Montez
Older Orphan - Stefan Alexander
Older Orphan - Jason Carubia
Older Orphan - Christophe Morabito
Older Orphan - Dzmitry Patuk
Older Orphan - Rafael Reyes
Older Orphan - Ariana Tirelli
Older Orphan (as Amanda Tenenzapf) - Amanda Tenen
Older Orphan - Christine Duke
Older Orphan - Esmeralda Frias
Older Orphan - Christina Carroll
Older Orphan - Alana Kyriak
Older Orphan - John Ressos
Turkish Officer - Ayoub Aghil
Turkish Student - Diogo Andrade
Party Guest - Cristina Artacho
Armenian Woman - Antonella Axisa
Older Yeva - Sofia Black-D'Elia
French Sergeant - Nicolas Bosc
Armenian woman - Virginia Coronado
Emre's Friend - Tiago Costa
Armenio remojaíco #37 - Paco Franco
European Man - Russell Paul Franklin
European male market - Vincent Frost
Emre Servant - Lino M. Gomes
Armenian Refugee - Bruna González
Armenian Labour Soldier - Pedro J. Poveda
Pierre Philippe - André Marques
Sharp Shooter 2 - Àlex Maruny
Emre Servant - Miguel Monteiro
Turkish Soldier - Pablo Van Der Nayar
Armenian Sharpshooter - Alejandro Pantany
Armenian Girl - Baiana Plana
The French Captain - Jean Claude Ricquebourg
European Student - José Miguel Rodrigues
Stephan - Rade Serbedzija
Wedding Guest - Nancy Ellen Shore
Emre's Friend - João Sirgado
Prison Officer in Charge - Mario Tardón
Turkish Soldier - Lukas Tomsik