Picks and Pans Review: Jacobo Timerman: Prisoner Without a Name, Cell Without a Number

updated 05/23/1983 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 05/23/1983 AT 01:00 AM EDT

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Roy Scheider (page 74) and Liv Ullmann shine in this taut docudrama based on the 1981 book by Argentine newspaper publisher Jacobo Timer-man. When he challenged the military junta for turning citizens into missing people, Timerman became a political prisoner himself.


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