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The Battle of Algiers

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Drama 19662h 1mOn: HBO MAX The Criterion Channel Kanopy Tags: War Political About Africa Country: Algeria 

Tracing the struggle of the Algerian Front de Liberation Nationale to gain freedom from French colonial rule as seen through the eyes of Ali from his start as a petty thief to his rise to prominence in the organisation and capture by the French in 1957. The film traces the rebels' struggle and the increasingly extreme measures taken by the French government to quell the revolt.The Battle of Algiers featuring Brahim Hadjadj and Jean Martin is streaming with subscription on HBO MAX, streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, and 4 others. It's a drama movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 8.1 (57,962 votes).

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Gillo Pontecorvo


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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX, The Criterion Channel & Kanopy).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 1 other).

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Not available to watch free online.

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Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

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The Battle of Algiers has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.1 (57,962 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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