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In '22 July' Filmmaker Paul Greengrass Tells The Story Of Terrorist Attack In ...

The director's new film, "22 July," is a true story about a terrorist attack in Norway that left 77 people dead. Critic Bob Mondello says the attack itself turns out to be just the beginning. BOB MONDELLO, BYLINE: The adrenaline rush starts early. The ...

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Washington Post

Paul Greengrass didn't set out to make another movie about terrorism. But '22 ...

In 2013's “Captain Phillips,” Greengrass reenacted the 2009 hijacking of a container ship by Somali pirates to address deeper issues of globalization and disenfranchisement. Now, with “22 July,” about a right-wing assassin's attack on a youth camp in ...

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Vanity Fair

Norway Massacre Movie 22 July Is Both Searing and Shallow

The new procedural docudrama from Paul Greengrass, 22 July—now streaming on Netflix—opens with the inevitable. On July 22, 2011, the right-wing Norwegian terrorist Anders Behring Breivik set off a bomb in Regjeringskvartalet, the government center of ...

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PEOPLE.com

The Horrifying True Story Behind Netflix's 22 July: How a Rogue Terrorist ...

For the 600 Norwegian youths gathered on Utoya island for five days of fun, sun and lively political debate, the first shock on July 22, 2011 came when they were told a bomb had just exploded in Oslo outside the building that houses the prime minister ...

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CNN

'22 July' captures horror of extremism, and hope in its aftermath

(CNN) Paul Greengrass' gritty, live-wire directing style is something of a trademark, and it's put to efficient use in "22 July," a layered, dense look at the savage terrorist attack that rocked Norway on that date in 2011. Telling the story from ...

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