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I Want to Be a Soldier (2010)

100 min | Drama

Alex, an eight-year-old boy, seems to have a macabre fascination for violent images that he sees on television. After his two brothers are born, he feels lonely, and he makes up two imaginary friends. Hurt and betrayed, he blackmails his ...See moreAlex, an eight-year-old boy, seems to have a macabre fascination for violent images that he sees on television. After his two brothers are born, he feels lonely, and he makes up two imaginary friends. Hurt and betrayed, he blackmails his father to get a television for his room. Through television, he discovers the violence of wars, and he is left fascinated. Written by Black Flag See less
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Oct 14, 2011 (Italy)

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Cameron Antrobus
David (as Cameron George Antrobus) David (as Cameron George Antrobus)   See fewer
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Andrew Tarbet
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Ben Temple
Captain Harry / Sergeant John Cluster Captain Harry / Sergeant John Cluster   See fewer
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Jo Kelly
Amy (Alex's mother) Amy (Alex's mother)   See fewer
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Thomas Riordan
Eric (Max's brother) Eric (Max's brother)   See fewer
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Cassandra Gava
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Robert Englund
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Laura Fabregat
Helene (2 years) Helene (2 years)   See fewer
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Alejandro Gómez
Victor (2 years) (as Alejandro Gomez) Victor (2 years) (as Alejandro Gomez)   See fewer
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Marc Medina
Alex (2 years) Alex (2 years)   See fewer
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Julie Nash
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Franchesca McGill Perkins
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Carmen Serrano
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Benjamin Cook
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Diana Franco
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Tamzin Walker
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Patrick Tagget
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Sue Flack
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Juan Carlos Gustems
Captain Harry / Sergeant John Cluster (spanish version) (voice) (as Joan Carles Gustems) Captain Harry / Sergeant John Cluster (spanish version) (voice) (as Joan Carles Gustems)   See fewer
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5.9 / 10 | 672 votes