The Revolutionary

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"Mao's call for a cultural revolution was answered by tens of millions of Chinese... and one American."
  • R
  • 1970
  • 1 hr 40 min
  • 5.8  (229)

Paul Williams directed this thoughtful film about political extremism. The movie stars Jon Voight as a student named "A" who attends an academic institution. The young man grows zealous about a cause and gradually finds his views turning radical, while support wanes for his positions on campus. The plot unfolds in a story which obtained critically favorable reviews when the film first appeared in theaters. It was released during a turbulent era of mounting student protests in opposition to the Vietnam War by many people in the United States. Seymour Casel and Robert Duval also star in the movie.

The Revolutionary
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Paul Williams directed this thoughtful film about political extremism. The movie stars Jon Voight as a student named "A" who attends an academic institution. The young man grows zealous about a cause and gradually finds his views turning radical, while support wanes for his positions on campus. The plot unfolds in a story which obtained critically favorable reviews when the film first appeared in theaters. It was released during a turbulent era of mounting student protests in opposition to the Vietnam War by many people in the United States. Seymour Casel and Robert Duval also star in the movie.

The Revolutionary is a 1970 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 40 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.8.

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  • Release Date
    1970
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 40 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.8  (229)