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Kuleana

Kuleana is a movie starring Moronai Kanekoa, Kristina Anapau, and Sonya Balmores. A disabled Vietnam vet rediscovers the Hawaiian warrior within to protect his family, defend their land, and clear his father's name.

Other Titles
Maui
Running Time
1 hours 35 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Drama, Mystery
Director
Brian Kohne
Writer
Brian Kohne
Actors
Stefan C. Schaefer, Kristina Anapau, Sonya Balmores, Moronai Kanekoa
Country
USA
Year
2017
Audio Languages
日本語, اللغة_العربية, English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
Japanese, اللغة_العربية, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

A disabled Vietnam vet rediscovers the Hawaiian warrior within to protect his family, defend their land, and clear his father's name.

Comments about drama «Kuleana» (15)

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Douglas Flores

A few days before I left for a European vacation, my brother called. It turned out to be a movie with a mystery that I had never heard about before. I was taken aback at the speed of the plot, and the way the plot had me divided up like a puzzle. I didn't know what the "story" was about. I've never seen a movie with such a twist. After leaving the theater, I cried. I was so deeply moved, and I felt like a child, who had just witnessed a profound truth in a movie. I believe that every movie needs to have that kind of effect on you. I know it's just a movie, but for me it made me realize what people are thinking. I am very thankful that I got to see this movie, because I am very passionate about it. I love this movie so much. It is one of my all-time favorite movies. It is my favorite movie of all time.

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Daniel S.

The movie depicts the tragedy of the murder of the famous journalist and former head of the world of news in Pakistan and Afghanistan. She was an independent journalist and editor. The movie was originally filmed in 2011 in London. At the end of the movie, the young journalist must stay in a hospital in Kabul. After a few days she is released. She is not able to speak a word and does not have any knowledge of the outside world. She is alone. She is trapped in a state of mental trauma. Her husband is in the same condition. He is able to talk but he can not express himself. The two young people, are dying. The protagonist is trying to find some help for the two friends and for her husband. She must find out how to survive. The movie is really moving and makes one think about the situation in the country and outside. It is a great movie. I really recommend it. My vote is eight. Title (Brazil): "Juana para novia" ("Julia for novia")

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Alexander

When I watched this movie, I was in a bit of a mood, because I didn't really feel like watching anything. But I really liked this movie, it had great effects and was so good that I really enjoyed it. And because it was so good, I was convinced it would be great to watch it. But I still decided to give it a try, because I was disappointed at first, because I couldn't figure out why this movie was so good, and I was wondering if the creators would actually show me the real meaning behind this movie, and I was worried that I didn't know enough about the story to understand the ending. But I was able to understand the meaning of the movie, because I was actually thinking about the meaning of the movie. The movie is really good. It is a drama, and it is really good. I don't know what the director was thinking. But the music is really good. This movie is great. I recommend this movie to anyone who wants to see a good drama or if you want to see a movie with good effects. 9/10

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Lawrence Soto

This is a real gem, as far as I'm concerned. It is difficult to find a way to describe it. In fact, I really do not know what to say. The words simply cannot describe what I felt while watching this film. I saw the film as I was leaving a theater here in Rio De Janeiro, with the whole theater in silent, stony silence. The sound was so thick, that you could barely hear what was going on. I think I only said a few words at the end of the film, when the credits rolled, but I thought that my words had been enough to convey my emotions. I had never been so depressed before, that I could not think, or hardly even attempt to think. This film has a way of making you feel like you are alive, and can not wait to see what the next day holds. We all have to think about something today, but you cannot do anything today, so what is there to do about it? I found this film to be really haunting. I was so happy that I could not wait for the next day to see it. I thought that I would be back at the cinema the next day, but my cousin left us early, so I had to leave. What an experience to see this film, not for a moment did I feel bored or a little bored. This film brings to mind the old Hollywood Hollywood horror films, with the big-budget special effects and the screaming actress, but this film is not like that at all. There is something in this film that is so true and real, that it makes you realize that it is not a movie anymore, but rather a dream, a dream which is in real life. A dream that is in real life. This film is one of the few films which ever made me cry. I cry every time I see it. I think that it is one of the saddest films I have ever seen, because I just had to cry, and all I could do was to look at the screen, and hope that it would come to an end. I really do not know how to express my feelings for this film. I cannot stop crying. I am still crying. The crying part is not new, but it is something new, since this film has really made me cry, all I can do is look at the screen, and hope that it will come to an end. I am so happy that I have had the chance to see this film. I am not even sure if I want to see it again, because it makes me sad, but I will. I will watch it over and over again. If I can find a way to feel for it, so to speak. I am giving this film nine stars out of ten, because, despite all the negatives which could be said about this film, I still feel that this film deserves all the praise that it gets. I am a film student at the university in Rio De Janeiro, and I have been fortunate enough to get a chance to watch this film, which I thought would be a film for novices, and for young people, but for me, this film is a movie which will have a huge impact on me. I would be very glad to see this film again, and again. This film makes me cry, and makes me think.

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Alice

Now I do not understand why these reviews are so bad, especially of a film I am extremely pleased with. Let me explain. I found this film to be really, really slow. It does not go anywhere, it just hangs in there and then its over. I would be completely surprised if it is not in the top 25, it is definitely in the top 50. The plot is quite good, the acting is superb, and the atmosphere is captivating. I found myself reading subtitles, I have not done that in a film before, it is really interesting and it kept me in the film. There is a good number of scenes that are emotionally draining, but you can almost see the tear rolling down the face of the person. Some may feel like I am overrating this film, but I truly believe it is in the top 10, and is definitely a film I would recommend to anybody. It is definitely one to watch, and I hope it does well, so that it can make me look at my personal rating again. Thanks for reading, -Dan

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Billy A.

The movie is about a 17 year old girl and her relationship with her father. She has just moved from a small town to the big city and her father does not want to keep her there, but does not want to have anything to do with her. She decides to go back home and find out what her father wants of her. This is a classic story of a girl learning how to grow up and become a woman. The movie has its ups and downs. The main actors are not that great and the story is sometimes slow. The ending is quite surprising. It is an excellent movie and a must see.

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Amy H.

Saw this one at a local theater and was impressed with the sound, the colors, the visuals and the score. It also had an atmosphere and feel that left me thinking about it a few days later. This is a story about a young boy who is in a long line of gifted children and his parents, both of whom are doing well in the middle class, have an agreement with the authorities that their son will be raised in a Christian home. He is shown to be an outcast but is caught up in the inner workings of a larger social structure. One scene shows him doing something he has done in the past and talking about it as if it were nothing but a memory. His father, who has already been through much with the system, asks the boy what he has done and he responds with a smile and a nod. The father is giving him a message and telling him to "Go out and do what you want". This movie is a great film for anyone who is a parent or for anyone who has a loved one who is struggling in the system. This is a story of what life is and what can be done when we stand up for what we believe in.

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Anna

I'd like to say I loved the movie, but I only give it an 8 because I think it could have been better. As a movie it's pretty good, the characters are great, the scenes are good. But it could have been better. I didn't like the ending, it wasn't good. It's a good movie, but it's not a masterpiece.

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Kelly

What makes this film so enjoyable is the portrayal of the behavior of a lot of people in the middle of the 19th century. While the majority of us may have a skewed view of that time, it is undeniable that it was a time when people were struggling for some sort of legitimacy. When a man with a completely different name than the one he was supposed to be married to suddenly appears and says he is the Prince of Wales, the audience can see that there was a lot of strife in society at that time. The problem is that there is a lot of drama to be played out. There is plenty of drama in the village, the people's sense of justice, the King's need to put his opponents in chains. As a result, the film is very theatrical. It is a drama, but that is not what it is about. It is a drama about people struggling for some sort of legitimacy and all the drama and drama in the village comes from the conflicts in that quest. It is very entertaining, but there is something very serious and meaningful about it. It is one of the best films I have seen in a long time. My only criticism is that the village is not so picturesque and that the village is not as interesting as the film claims to be.

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Brandon

I really enjoyed this movie. It kept me on the edge of my seat. I was afraid of the story as it could have been all over the place. However, this movie had a different feel to it and made me believe in the characters. The acting was great. The cast and director did an excellent job. This movie is definitely worth watching. My rating is 8 out of 10.

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Brenda

I found myself in a relationship with my ex-girlfriend and her boyfriend. And I was the bad guy. But, I didn't think it was so bad. We had planned to have sex in the middle of the night, with a big, strong, eager man, for two weeks, but it just didn't work out. We started dating, but I was still the bad guy. But, she told me she was happy with me, and I was happy with her. We had a lot of problems, but that was the first time I had ever been in love. And I was extremely angry at myself for not loving her the first time. And I was angry with her for thinking that I was a good man, and I was a bad man. And I was angry with myself for not loving her the second time. So, after we split, I became depressed. I thought I was losing her. I started to think about how I had fucked up, and I was mad that I had been so proud of her. But, I realized that she had really loved me. And I wasn't mad at her, I was mad at myself. She had never been happy with me. And I didn't think I was a good man. But, she told me I was the only person she had ever loved. So, I found a little bit of joy, and I did not lose my mind. I did not become a coward. I did not become selfish. I just became a little bit more kind and more loving. And I loved her. I was the good man.

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Joe

The film is a drama. So what you expect from that? Well the film is set in 1977. It is about a car accident. And it's about a woman. Her husband dies. And she goes to the hospital to have her husband's remains removed. The hospital owner wants to have a story. So he tells the story of a woman who disappeared, and now she is on a small island, where she has the chance to come back and be with her husband. In that island, the doctors have been there a long time, so you can say they know. The car accident that happened a long time ago. So this is the main point of the film. The story is good. And the ending is good. But the problem is the film is not very good. I didn't like it. I found the film to be boring. I didn't find the ending to be good. And I found the film to be very predictable. But I think that you shouldn't like it. Because it's a drama, so you expect something more. And it's not. But it's good.

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Kimberly Brown

Hmmm.I did see this film at a screening, and it was an interesting experience. The first half was pretty slow and had me reaching for my 'end of the world' comedy VCR. However, the film slowly begins to pick up pace, and was gripping. I will admit, at the start of the film I was very confused. I was only aware of one character, the policeman. The first half hour was all about him. The second half is all about the police chief investigating the murder, and what happened to his wife. I really enjoyed the way this film has a beginning, middle, and end. The first half was very slow and almost like a documentary, but the second half was much better. I didn't get to know the characters, and that is what makes the film great. The film ends and you have no idea what happened to the police chief. I thought the film was also good for its action scenes. The police chief's revenge against the murderer is interesting, and the policemen's attempts to solve the murder is a good plot twist. It is also very good for it's end.

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Tyler Martin

I liked the movie so much I watched it twice. I found it a very sad movie, I thought the ending could have been a bit better, but overall it is a great movie. The acting is very good, and the actors did a very good job. It is definitely a movie worth watching. The story is quite interesting, and I liked the characters. I recommend this movie to anyone who likes good movies.

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Andrew Olson

Being a big fan of LOVELAND (I like it better than the remake), I had high hopes for this movie. To be honest, I never heard of the movie until the day I watched it. I got really excited for this movie, but was surprised to find out that the main character, with a name like Yul, had only two lines. That's all she had in the entire movie. Even though I loved the movie, I can't help but feel that the movie could have been better. The main character had very little to say. I don't know what happened to her but I hope she gets the chance to have a voice in the next movie.