By Michael Sauter
Updated December 15, 2000 at 05:00 AM EST
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The Terrorist

type
  • Movie

In The Terrorist, teenage terrorist Malli, who fights in the dense jungles of India, achieves the ultimate honor when she volunteers for a mission she knows she won’t return from. Her chosen path is a virtual minefield of often startling violence, yet this somber film is just as memorable in its more contemplative moments, as Malli slowly starts to doubt the rightness of her self-sacrifice. Through it all, this stoic heroine barely says two words about her changing state of mind — but Dharkar’s huge, dark, intensely expressive eyes register every tremor. A-

The Terrorist

type
  • Movie
genre
mpaa
  • UNRATED
runtime
  • 95 minutes

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