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Hostile Territory (2022)

Hostile Territory (2022)

Former P.O.W. Jack Calgrove moves Heaven and Earth to be reunited with his children following the Civil War. After returning home, Jack discovers that his wife has tragically died and his children, presumed to be orphans, are heading deep into the West on a train crossing enemy lines, with the inten…t of being placed into new homes. Calgrove and another soldier team up with a troop of Native American sharpshooters and a freed slave as they try to stop the train. (Read More)

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Glory (1989)

Glory (1989)

Shaw was an officer in the Federal Army during the American Civil War who volunteered to lead the first company of black soldiers. Shaw was forced to deal with the prejudices of both the enemy (who had orders to kill commanding officers of blacks), and of his own fellow officers.

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The Salvation (2014)

The Salvation (2014)

The American West in the 1870s. A European settler, Jon Jensen (Mads Mikkelsen), has just welcomed his wife and son to the country when they are kidnapped and murdered. He takes revenge on the murderers, only to discover that one was the brother of a local land baron, Henry Delarue. Delarue runs the… local town with a brutal hand. Now he wants vengeance on the man who killed his brother and the local townspeople are too scared of him to stand up to him. Jon is fighting more than just the local thugs, he is facing the entire town. (Read More)

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12 Years A Slave (2013)

12 Years A Slave (2013)

Based on an incredible true story of one man's fight for survival and freedom. In the pre-Civil War United States, 'Solomon Northup' (qv), a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty personified by a malevolent slave owner, as well as unexpected kindness…es, Solomon struggles not only to stay alive, but to retain his dignity. In the twelfth year of his unforgettable odyssey, Solomon's chance meeting with a Canadian abolitionist will forever alter his life. (Read More)

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Seraphim Falls (2006) is one of the best movies like Hostile Territory (2022)

Seraphim Falls (2006)

In the 1860s, five men have been tracking a sixth across Nevada for more than two weeks. They shoot and wound him, but he gets away. They pursue, led by the dour Carver, who will pay them each $1 a day once he's captured. The hunted is Gideon, resourceful, skilled with a knife. Gideon's flight and C…arver's hunt require horses, water, and bullets. The course takes them past lone settlers, a wagon train, a rail crew, settlements, and an Indian philosopher. What is the reason for the hunt; what connects Gideon and Carver? What happened at Seraphim Falls? (Read More)

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camp
civil war
blood
violence
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knife
chase
surprise ending
pistol
fire
crying
shootout
corpse
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shot to death
fistfight
food
horse
shot in the chest
face slap
shotgun
slow motion scene
drink
undressing
brawl
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rifle
held at gunpoint
tears
running
dead body
prayer
revolver
river
combat
subjective camera
survival
foot chase
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mountain
eating
army
one man army
underwater scene
search
cigar smoking
pain
on the run
gunshot
duel
one against many
prologue
cowboy
tent
knocked out
opening action scene
attempted rape
farmer
pursuit
horse riding
tied up
cabin
waterfall
shot in the arm
arson
gold
captain
fireplace
bullet
killing an animal
what happened to epilogue
wound
injury
shot in the stomach
told in flashback
cowboy hat
barn
loss
rebel
torch
mexican standoff
colonel
indian
full moon
landscape
suffering
u.s. army
kicked in the crotch
bible quote
disembowelment
outlaw
booby trap
bounty hunter
knife throwing
snowing
burned to death
pipe smoking
music band
mormon
intestines
struggle
robber
bandage
spit in the face
metaphor
quick draw
bank robber
cowboy boots
cornfield
railroad
mercy killing
industry
american civil war
wild west
old west
treachery
outlaw gang
loss of family
horse and wagon
house fire
wanted poster
pioneer
thirst
repeating rifle
wagon
bear trap
canteen
gold coin
pick axe
frontier
trade
freezing
posse
cadaver
tracker
vendor
prairie
saddle
gunpowder
falling from a tree
agony
rocky mountains
river rapids
tracking
falling off horse
encampment
stomach ripped open
carcass
six gun
pistol duel
zealot
bowie knife
covered wagon
arm wound
starting a fire
falling into a river
badlands
foreman
bonnet
gang of outlaws
peddler
railroad tracks
rapids
confederate soldier
wagon train
confederate army
frontier justice
yankee
jug
knife in throat
cauterizing a wound
expansion
railroad construction
union soldier
knife through head
burning a house
face off
pistol whipping
remedy
year 1818
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Gone With The Wind (1939)

Gone With The Wind (1939)

Scarlett is a woman who can deal with a nation at war, Atlanta burning, the Union Army carrying off everything from her beloved Tara, the carpetbaggers who arrive after the war. Scarlett is beautiful. She has vitality. But Ashley, the man she has wanted for so long, is going to marry his placid cous…in, Melanie. Mammy warns Scarlett to behave herself at the party at Twelve Oaks. There is a new man there that day, the day the Civil War begins. Rhett Butler. Scarlett does not know he is in the room when she pleads with Ashley to choose her instead of Melanie. (Read More)

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post civil war
saloon
post war
slave
civil war
f rated
based on novel
blood
dog
gun
sex scene
kiss
fight
dancing
photograph
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explosion
singing
party
pistol
fire
crying
song
food
horse
mirror
face slap
shot in the head
rescue
sword
arrest
undressing
secret
letter
book
lie
rifle
tears
birthday
dead body
prostitution
jail
prayer
axe
woman
widow
four word title
prisoner
apology
femme fatale
marriage proposal
pain
grave
library
attack
liar
champagne
passion
reading
death of child
christmas tree
lightning
scream
attempted rape
shot in the shoulder
business
childbirth
death of son
witness
trap
loss of father
reunion
loss of mother
twin
black american
strong female character
twenty something
flirting
scandal
birthday cake
eavesdropping
falling down stairs
captain
poker
wound
fainting
red dress
slavery
barn
accidental death
blockbuster
gossip
servant
rebel
railway station
strong female lead
birth
honor
cannon
wind
explosive
corset
bravery
mourning
loss of son
whip
new orleans louisiana
businesswoman
hunger
evacuation
card playing
dark hero
rival
fog
convict
capture
wedding ring
balcony
raid
siege
barbecue
extortion
loss of husband
horse and carriage
trip
chloroform
miscarriage
shame
horseback riding
giving birth
hysteria
jewelry
store
southerner
irish american
bandage
woman crying
homecoming
mental breakdown
reading aloud
crutches
physician
stairway
estate
fence
major
southern u.s.
disposing of a dead body
honeymoon
earring
broken mirror
self defense
unconsciousness
narcissism
pocket watch
stretcher
whistling
amputation
military uniform
american civil war
kindness
african american woman
georgia
atlanta georgia
newborn baby
bleeding to death
coward
marriage engagement
star crossed lovers
famous score
rainbow
honesty
orchestral music score
title same as book
battle of the sexes
opposites attract
knitting
hypocrite
writing a letter
ku klux klan
surrender
begging
horse and wagon
deathbed
silhouette
famous line
determination
plantation
fleeing
attempted robbery
expectant mother
inner title card
packing
vulture
high society
curtain
working out
ballroom dancing
brothel madam
defeat
gold coin
kneeling
portrait painting
pony
threat to kill
expectant father
famine
handkerchief
overheard conversation
brandy
devastation
midwife
sister in law
waltz
master servant relationship
pneumonia
baby carriage
goodbye
pulitzer prize source
merchant
death of a child
embroidery
blockade
headstone
woman in labor
stained glass window
reconstruction
wounded soldier
landowner
merry christmas
nursery
cologne
spoiled child
flirt
fiddle
talking to the dead
confederate flag
peacock
indifference
scavenger
stubbornness
nursing
rich snob
washing clothes
breakfast in bed
audio flashback
surprise birthday party
taxes
blue eyes
dragging a dead body
sister in law sister in law relationship
bond
fiddler
fund raising
riverboat
rocking horse
u.s. civil war
pram
southern belle
shantytown
cotton
baby born
arms smuggling
lice
morning after
falling off a horse
savannah georgia
leg amputation
dance party
thrown from a horse
bonnet
declaration of love
thumb sucking
soil
kissing someone's hand
retail
confederate soldier
hiccup
slave girl
spurned woman
intermission
narcissistic personality disorder
spoiled girl
tape measure
confederate army
pantaloon
combat casualty
home birth
lying in wait
atlanta
female slave
petticoat
yankee
invading army
master slave relationship
charleston south carolina
cotton field
sherry
thrown from a bridge
drunken singing
georgia usa
lumberyard
brushing one's hair
female crying
measles
baby talk
battle of gettysburg
causality
flute player
funeral wreath
marriage proposal on one's knees
death of a horse
fake drunkenness
horse riding accident
lost cause
spurned male
kicking a door
overture
typhoid
charity ball
destroyed building
political meeting
shoulder wound
smelling salts
spurned man
confederate states of america
dixie
joining the army
lumber mill
lying in state
man carrying a woman in his arms
overseer
picking cotton
radish
stolen horse
ball gown
furlough
gallantry
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fanning oneself
side saddle
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Balto (1995)

Balto (1995)

A half-wolf, half-husky named Balto gets a chance to become a hero when an outbreak of diphtheria threatens the children of Nome, Alaska in the winter of 1925. He leads a dog team on a 600-mile trip across the Alaskan wilderness to get medical supplies. The film is based on a true story which inspir…ed the Iditarod dog sled race. (Read More)

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Unforgiven (1992)

Unforgiven (1992)

The town of Big Whisky is full of normal people trying to lead quiet lives. Cowboys try to make a living. Sheriff 'Little Bill' tries to build a house and keep a heavy-handed order. The town whores just try to get by.Then a couple of cowboys cut up a whore. Dissatisfied with Bill's justice, the pros…titutes put a bounty on the cowboys. The bounty attracts a young gun billing himself as 'The Schofield Kid', and aging killer William Munny. Munny reformed for his young wife, and has been raising crops and two children in peace. But his wife is gone. Farm life is hard. And Munny is no good at it. So he calls his old partner Ned, saddles his ornery nag, and rides off to kill one more time, blurring the lines between heroism and villainy, man and myth. (Read More)

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El Orfanato (2007) is one of the best movies like Hostile Territory (2022)

El Orfanato (2007)

Laura, a former orphan, raises her adopted son Simon together with her husband Carlos in an old house and former orphanage where she was raised. While at the orphanage Simon tells Laura that he has five invisible friends which she believes are a product of his active imagination. Laura decides to re…open the orphanage to cater for disabled children and throws a party. During the party Simon tries to persuade Laura to go and take a look at his friends cabin but she's too busy. Later on she sees a mysterious masked boy and realizes that Simon has also disappeared. Laura feels the presence of other people in the house and months later Laura invites a team of parapsychologists to try to unravel the mystery. (Read More)

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Child 44 (2015)

Child 44 (2015)

Based on the first of a trilogy by Tom Rob Smith and set in the Stalin era of the Soviet Union. The plot is about an idealistic pro-Stalin security officer who decides to investigate a series of child murders in a country where supposedly this sort of crime doesn't exist. The state would not hear of… the existence of a child murderer let alone a serial killer. He gets demoted and exiled but decides, with just the help of his wife, to continue pursuing the case. (Read More)

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Little Women (1994)

Little Women (1994)

'Louisa May Alcott' (qv)'s autobiographical account of her life with her three sisters in Concord, Massachusetts in the 1860s. With their father fighting in the American Civil War, sisters Jo, Meg, Amy and Beth are at home with their mother, a very outspoken women for her time. The story tells of ho…w the sisters grow up, find love and find their place in the world. (Read More)

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Silverado (1985)

Silverado (1985)

In 1880, four men travel together to the city of Silverado. They come across many dangers before they finally engage the "bad guys" and bring peace and equality back to the city.

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saloon girl
saloon
violence
dog
kiss
title spoken by character
surprise ending
pistol
fire
shootout
fistfight
horse
shot in the chest
shotgun
gunfight
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brawl
showdown
rifle
beer
jail
handcuffs
revolver
river
ambush
widow
disarming someone
shot in the leg
racial slur
duel
stabbed in the back
cowboy
opening action scene
street shootout
american flag
kissing while having sex
stylized violence
chess
poker
cowboy hat
gun fu
bar fight
gun battle
whiskey
wind
dual wield
jumping through a window
outlaw
raid
eye patch
bigotry
ranch
sunset
gambler
quick draw
hideout
cattle
double barreled shotgun
gunslinger
cowboy boots
deputy
street fight
gun violence
stable
wild west
cactus
shot in the hand
kicked in the head
old west
spit
famous score
englishman
outlaw gang
six shooter
cavalry
wanted poster
gunfighter
kicking in a door
gag
fort
winchester rifle
arm sling
repeating rifle
shot
rocking chair
barmaid
canteen
stagecoach
colt .45
lasso
shack
cowboy shirt
shackles
western town
shot through a wall
rancher
posse
cowboys and outlaws
saddle
western hero
stabbed in the belly
stampede
barroom brawl
bourbon
cantina
falling off horse
teepee
shot in the belly
small western town
pistol duel
dust storm
covered wagon
derringer
brand
shooting practice
tumbleweed
running out of ammo
long underwear
saved from hanging
concealed weapon
hanging from the ceiling
u.s. cavalry
crooked sheriff
swinging on a rope
wagon train
chewing tobacco
gun shot out of hand
shot glass
wind storm
table broken in fight
thrown out of a bar
black cowboy
square dance
ammunition belt
fire rescue
buckboard
new mexico territory
cash box
ammo belt
cartridge belt
presidio
trampled by a horse
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Wyatt Earp (1994)

Wyatt Earp (1994)

Wyatt Earp is a movie about a man and his family. The movie shows us the good times and the bad times of one of the West's most famous individuals.

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The Mission (1986)

The Mission (1986)

Jeremy Irons plays a Spanish Jesuit who goes into the South American wilderness to build a mission in the hope of converting the Indians of the region. Robert DeNiro plays a slave hunter who is converted and joins Irons in his mission. When Spain sells the colony to Portugal, they are forced to defe…nd all they have built against the Portuguese aggressors. (Read More)

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Machine Gun Preacher (2011)

Machine Gun Preacher (2011)

In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, addicted gang biker Sam Childers is released from prison and learns that his wife Lynn is no longer a stripper but has converted to Christianity. One night, Sam and his best friend Donnie give a ride to a hitchhiker who threatens Donnie with a pocketknife; however Sam re…acts and turns the tables on the stranger. Sam is affected by the incident and is convinced by Lynn and his mother Daisy to join their church, and he is baptized. Sam finds a straight job in construction. When he meets a preacher from Africa, he decides to visit the continent. Sam travels to Northern Uganda and South Sudan many times and builds an orphanage for the victims of the cruel Lord's Resistance Army (LRA). Further, he fights whenever necessary and becomes a legend known as The Machine Gun Preacher. (Read More)

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Appaloosa (2008) is one of the best movies like Hostile Territory (2022)

Appaloosa (2008)

1882, New Mexico Territory. Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch are itinerant lawmen, hired by desperate towns as marshal and deputy. The city fathers of Appaloosa hire them after Randall Bragg, a newly-arrived rancher with money and a gang of thugs, disrupts commerce and kills three local lawmen. Cole an…d Hitch contrive to arrest Bragg and bring him to trial, but hanging him proves difficult. Meanwhile, a widow has arrived in town, Allison French, pretty, refined, and good-natured. Virgil falls hard, and it seems mutual, but there may be more to Allie than meets the eye. Can friendship and skill with a gun overcome a pernicious villain and green-eyed jealousy? (Read More)

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saloon
camp
female nudity
based on novel
blood
male nudity
violence
one word title
male rear nudity
bare chested male
gun
kiss
female rear nudity
cigarette smoking
title spoken by character
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pistol
voice over narration
shootout
beating
shot to death
underwear
food
horse
mirror
shot in the chest
face slap
shotgun
punched in the face
drink
arrest
gunfight
shooting
book
showdown
rifle
held at gunpoint
cafe
piano
jail
revolver
river
survival
newspaper
eating
widow
prisoner
judge
trial
police officer killed
search
cigar smoking
shot in the leg
bartender
duel
character repeating someone else's dialogue
prologue
cowboy
written and directed by cast member
reading
opening action scene
ring
hanging
street shootout
court
directed by star
pianist
pursuit
death of husband
horse riding
witness
shot in the arm
trust
redhead
henchman
loyalty
killing an animal
spear
law
jail cell
produced by director
mexican standoff
telescope
partner
gunshot wound
kicked in the crotch
dark hero
rival
bathing
cane
mine
dark past
looking at self in mirror
ranch
tragic hero
contract
sidekick
testimony
pistol whip
two man army
quick draw
double barreled shotgun
gunslinger
hired killer
deputy
bullet wound
murder witness
old west
windmill
badge
telegram
repeated line
limp
iowa
horse and wagon
main character shot
villain arrested
winchester rifle
secret past
curtain
stagecoach
ammunition
eye witness
brief female nudity
law enforcement
train conductor
walking stick
rancher
u.s. marshal
water tower
dilemma
leg brace
ambiguity
outhouse
cougar
marshal
town name in title
produced by actor
sentenced to death
apache
pardon
escape from custody
teeth knocked out
killing a horse
civil war veteran
native american attack
mountain lion
shooting a horse
chinese immigrant
long underwear
law and order
conflicted hero
house construction
river battle
frontier justice
squaw
rope around neck
apache tribe
peacekeeper
bathing in a river
railroad trestle
reference to ralph waldo emerson
post american civil war
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Agora (2009)

Agora (2009)

Alexandria, 391 AD: Hypatia teaches astronomy, mathematics, and philosophy. Her student Orestes is in love with her, as is Davus, her personal slave. As the city's Christians, led by Ammonius and Cyril, gain political power, the institutions of learning may crumble along with the governance of slave…ry. Jump ahead 20 years: Orestes, the city's prefect, has an uneasy peace with Christians, led by Cyril. A group from the newly empowered Christians has now taken to enforce their cultural hegemony zealously; first they see the Jews as their obstacle, then nonbelievers. Hypatia has no interest in faith; she's concerned about the movement of celestial bodies and "the brotherhood of all". Although her former slave doesn't see it that way. (Read More)

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freed slave
slave
female nudity
nudity
blood
male nudity
violence
one word title
dog
bare chested male
female rear nudity
based on true story
fire
crying
sword
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place name in title
science
scientist
sword fight
ambush
massacre
severed head
assassination
public nudity
library
stripping
virgin
person on fire
cross
class
whipping
moon
riot
destruction
slavery
temple
witchcraft
crying woman
mob
genocide
choking
guard
tension
star
egypt
sexism
death of protagonist
sun
bathing
belief in god
bigotry
misogyny
bonfire
burned to death
dagger
atheist
lighthouse
sermon
beheading
judaism
menstruation
gate
misogynist
female teacher
corporal punishment
discovery
intolerance
sexual tension
idealism
rabbi
astronomy
mercy killing
head injury
bishop
naked dead woman
burnt body
persecution
atheism
stars
death sentence
death of title character
saint
mob violence
flogging
murder of a nude woman
philosopher
ancient egypt
creationism
miscarriage of justice
earth viewed from space
scroll
kneeling
solar system
roman empire
pagan
handkerchief
egyptian
funeral pyre
mathematician
religion versus science
collar
astronomer
dead woman on ground
paganism
book burning
antiquity
death of main character
foot
menstrual blood
free spirit
smothering
circle
independent woman
seasons
science teacher
stoning
death by suffocation
upside down
chastity
desecration
philosophical conversation
proselytizing
reason
asexual
orbit
ancient world
student mentor relationship
free thinker
murder of a woman
pyre
alexandria egypt
planetary alignment
master slave relationship
miscegenation
theory of relativity
burning book
joy of life
google earth
heroine dies
night sky
sainthood
religious war
woman scientist
5th century
mass killings
science history
belief in gods
aristotle
forced baptism
parchment
prefect
slave collar
death with dignity
roman god
astrolabe
blood on handkerchief
ex teacher student relationship
forced conversion
killing in god's name
male female power struggle
paganism vs. christianity
walking on fire
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The Four Feathers (2002)

The Four Feathers (2002)

Set in 1884 Sudan, this fifth film to be adapted from the A.E.W. Mason novel follows a British officer who resigns his post right before his regiment ships out to battle the rebels. Perceiving his resignation as cowardice, his friends and fiancee give him four white feathers, the symbol of cowardice…, but little do they know he's actually going undercover and plans to redeem his honor. (Read More)

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Interview With The Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994)

Interview With The Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994)

It hasn't even been a year since a plantation owner named Louis lost his wife in childbirth. Both his wife and the infant died, and now he has lost his will to live. A vampire named Lestat takes a liking to Louis and offers him the chance to become a creature of the night: a vampire. Louis accepts, …and Lestat drains Louis' mortal blood and then replaces it with his own, turning Louis into a vampire. Louis must learn from Lestat the ways of the vampire. (Read More)

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The Warlords (2007) is one of the best movies like Hostile Territory (2022)

The Warlords (2007)

It's a heroic tale of three blood brothers and their struggle in the midst of war and political upheaval. It is based on "The Assassination of Ma," a Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) story about the killing of general Ma Xinyi. The story was filmed by Zhang Che in 1973 as The Blood Brothers.

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Cold Mountain (2003)

Cold Mountain (2003)

This Civil War saga addresses romance, friendship, and the ravages of war--both in the field and on the home front. Captures the horrors of war for both those fighting it, and for those left behind. This is a tale of hope, longing, redemption, second chances, and faith.

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