New Lebanese action film glorifies Hezbollah in 2006 war with Israel

02.06.2012                      12.Siwan. 5772                      Nasso

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New Lebanese action film glorifies Hezbollah in 2006 war with Israel

Since its premier, the hit action film ’33 Days’ has sold a lot of tickets, yet not everyone is excited; ‘There are some Lebanese who don't want to see anything that has to do with war. Others love it’, says theater manager.

The villain in Lebanon's new hit war movie: a cigar-smoking Israeli army colonel who sports a cowboy hat and a handlebar mustache and repeatedly orders troops to shell Lebanese villages. The heroes: residents of one such village who band together to fight Israeli troops….