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House of Saddam 

A mini-series that explores the inner workings of Saddam Hussein's family and his relationship with his closest advisers.
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »
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Series cast summary:
 Tariq Aziz 4 episodes, 2008
 Qusay Hussein 4 episodes, 2008
 Hussein Kamel 3 episodes, 2008
 Ali Hassan Al Majid 3 episodes, 2008
Christine Stephen-Daly ...
Saïd Amadis ...
 Adnan Khairallah / ... 2 episodes, 2008
 Rana Hussein 2 episodes, 2008


A mini-series that explores the inner workings of Saddam Hussein's family and his relationship with his closest advisers.

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7 December 2008 (USA)  »

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A Szaddám klán  »

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(4 episodes)

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1.78 : 1
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2 April 2013 | by See all my reviews

a movie who desires be testimony. not as documentary or accusation to a regime. not as dramatization of a dictatorship. but as picture of its roots and its soul. as puzzle of a deep tragedy out of words. it suggests, describes, show. in honest and direct way. using the subtle precise power of image. recreating shadows of past and remember not only the steps of Hussein dictatorship but the silhouettes of Stalin or Ghadafi ascension to power. more than a series, it is instrument to reflection about terrible forms of pain. about steps of absolute power. maybe it is not exactly the truth. the details are pieces of darkness but the basic lines are enough to understand the circle of this regime and for not consider the war against Iraq from 2003 only fruit of American propaganda. because evil is not propriety of definitions.

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