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Rescuers: Stories of Courage: Two Women (1997)
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Rescuers: Stories of Courage: Two Women (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The film is divided into two segments, both set in Europe during WWII.

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Country: USA
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