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'Ayat-ayat Cinta' survives heavy-handed treatment

  • Nauval Yazid


Jakarta | Sun, March 2 2008 | 11:45 am

PREMIUM Filmmakers might be jealous of any number of factors in Hanung Bramantyo's latest film, Ayat-ayat Cinta (Verses of Love) of: the best-seller novel of the same name from which it was adapted; ample promotion; exotic locations; and even the otherwise problematic long delayed-release which does drive curiosity. However, these elements may pale in comparison with the advantage of endorsements ...