The Ottoman Lieutenant

The Ottoman Lieutenant

DVD - 2017
Average Rating:
3
Rate this:
A beautiful, strong-willed woman leaves the United States after meeting a doctor who runs a remote medical mission within the Ottoman Empire, which is on the brink of World War I.

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

p
poodlegirl
Jan 06, 2018

A very corny movie that relies totally on good-looking actors (NOT "good" actors) and beautiful scenery. Forget it...

c
cmarie20
Jan 04, 2018

Predictable tragic love story that was good. Enjoyed it.

s
stephen_r_ferg
Dec 28, 2017

Worth watching. This is pretty much a standard doomed lovers tale. It is set in Armenia just at the time of the outbreak of WWI. The period settings and costumes are very well done.
There are two things that make it worth watching. (1) The cinematography... incredibly beautiful grasslands and rolling hills of Anatolia are wonderfully photographed. (2) You get a bit of insight into the tensions between the Christian Armenians and the Muslim Turks, and the political situation at the beginning of the war that triggered the genocide. The violence depicted is not especially gross... comparable, I'd say, to an American western from the 1940s.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at PCPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top