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August 27, 2001
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A controversial American movie about a schizophrenic who is both a Jew and a violent neo-Nazi opened in Moscow movie theaters. “The Believer,” which earned first prize at the Moscow Film Festival in July and is being advertised in Moscow under the slogan “with a swastika on his sleeve and Torah in his heart,” has provoked an angry reaction among local Jews.

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