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"He is alive!"
  • M/PG
  • 1969
  • 2 hr 7 min
  • 8.2  (31,045)
  • 86

Inspired by the events surrounding the death of Greek pacifist leader Grigoris Lambrakis, Z is the story of an investigator who stumbles upon the center of an anti-government organization. Hardcore traditional powers are battling a Leftist uprising when the death of an important central dignitary occurs. Agent Z is recruited to prosecute the case and maintain civility throughout the populace.

Z (Yves Montand), Helene (Irene Papas) and a host of period characters endeavor to quell a population uprising, satisfy the demands of the ruling party and get to bottom of a horrendous and untimely death. The investigation uncovers evidence related to plans of governmental pacification plans and opposition force take-over of the regions food supply.

Z is a 1969 thriller with a runtime of 2 hours and 7 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 8.2 and a MetaScore of 86.

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    2 hr 7 min
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    8.2  (31,045)
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