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C.S.A.: The Confederate States of America (2004)
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C.S.A.: The Confederate States of America (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Through the eyes of a British "documentary", this film takes a satirically humorous, and sometimes frightening, look at the history of an America where the South won the Civil War.
Style: satirical, disturbing, clever, political, humorous, ridiculous, parody, funny, thought provoking, brutal ...
Plot: racism, slavery, civil war, politics, american civil war, alternate reality, satire, interracial relations, journalism, injustice, discrimination, society, political unrest, politician, rebellion, women's rights, african american, election, jewish, writers, runaway, assassination, war, catastrophe, revenge ...
Time: 1930s, year 1912
Place: canada, england, latin america, new york, japan, south america, san francisco ...

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Place: washington d.c., usa, california
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Duration: 97 min.
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Duration: 120 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Duration: 112 min.
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