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Tabu

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Tabu

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
Unrated
performer:
Anne Chevalier, Matahi
director:
F.W. Murnau
distributor:
Milestone
author:
F.W. Murnau, Robert Flaherty
genre:
ActionAdventure

We gave it a B

In Tabu, poetic visuals, including a potent shark attack and surprising native nudity, distinguish F.W. Murnau and Robert J. Flaherty’s subtle, elegiac antique about a pair of fugitive lovers fleeing Bora Bora who dare to defy the gods. Silent storytelling at its most captivating. B