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Video Review: 'The Cup'

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The Cup

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
G
runtime:
94 minutes
performer:
Jamyang Lodro, Orgyen Tobgyal
director:
Khyentse Norbu
distributor:
New Line Cinema
author:
Khyentse Norbu
genre:
Drama, ActionAdventure

We gave it a C+

Soccer fever strikes … a Tibetan monastery! The Bhutanese The Cup offering follows a group of young Buddhist monks obsessed with finding a way to watch the World Cup finals. Despite spiky performances by the kids, this sweet-natured film feels as much-ado-about-nothing as, well, a soccer match. C+

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