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Rated: 18+ (R)19882h 51mOn: Rent or Buy Only Tags: Based on Books War Doctor Country: America

Successful surgeon Tomas leaves Prague for an operation, meets a young photographer named Tereza, and brings her back with him. Tereza is surprised to learn that Tomas is already having an affair with the bohemian Sabina, but when the Soviet invasion occurs, all three flee to Switzerland. Sabina begins an affair, Tom continues womanizing, and Tereza, disgusted, returns to Czechoslovakia. Realizing his mistake, Tomas decides to chase after her.The Unbearable Lightness of Being featuring Daniel Day-Lewis and Juliette Binoche is available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, available for rent or purchase on Microsoft Store, and 1 other. It's a comedy and drama movie with a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 88% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (31,676 votes).

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#2,532 Ranked Movie

#93 Ranked in Doctor Movies

#281 Ranked in Political Movies

#545 Ranked in Romance Movies

The Unbearable Lightness of Being has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 88% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (31,676 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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