Once Were Warriors

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  • R
  • Genre(s): Drama Crime
  • Release year: 1994
  • Running time: 102 min
Once Were Warriors is a 1994 New Zealand drama film based on New Zealand author Alan Duff's bestselling 1990 first novel. The film tells the story of the Hekes, an urban Māori family, and their problems with poverty, alcoholism, and domestic violence,... read more
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Once Were Warriors is a 1994 New Zealand drama film based on New Zealand author Alan Duff's bestselling 1990 first novel. The film tells the story of the Hekes, an urban Māori family, and their problems with poverty, alcoholism, and domestic violence, mostly brought on by the patriarch Jake. The film was directed by Lee Tamahori and stars Rena Owen, Temuera Morrison and Cliff Curtis.

Original Release

09/14/1994

Cast

Directors

Lee Tamahori

Writers

Riwia Brown, Alan Duff

Cast

Producers

Editors

Michael Horton

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