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  • Summary: This film documents the current, epic journey of peace activism in the face of global militarism and war. (First Run / Icarus Films)
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  1. Positive: 3 out of 4
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  1. 90
    Mr. Patwardhan has located so much information and found so many willing interview subjects that his War and Peace has a riveting intelligence all its own and earns its epic title.
  2. Reviewed by: David Stratton
    70
    Though long-winded and discursive, the professionally assembled material is of immense interest and importance in reminding the viewer of the threat to world peace posed by the continuing posturing on the subcontinent.
  3. 70
    Immersed in popular culture, War and Peace makes it clear that India's nuclear mania appeals not only to religious chauvinism, primitive nationalism, and a desire for modernity but, even more dangerously, to a festering sense of inferiority.
  4. 40
    Patwardhan offers no solutions, but poses disturbing questions.