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The Luzhin Defence (*Adult Themes*)The Luzhin Defence (*Adult Themes*).
Type: DVDS. Detail: DVD. Product Code: DVDTLD.
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The Luzhin Defence is a 2000 romantic drama film directed by Marleen Gorris, starring John Turturro and Emily Watson. The film centres on a mentally tormented chess grandmaster and the young woman he meets while competing at a world class tournament in Italy. The screenplay was based on the novel The Defense (or The Luzhin Defence) by Vladimir Nabokov.Emily Watson received best actress nominations at the British Independent Film Awards and the London Film Critics Circle Awards. This films runs for 104 minutes. Region 4 which is for Australia and New Zealand.
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