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To escape the civil war in Sri Lanka, a former soldier, a young woman and a little girl pose as a family. They end up settling in a housing project outside Paris. They barely know one another, but try to build a life together.

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Based on 17 Dheepan reviews, Dheepan gets an average review score of 80.
100/100
www.wsj.comVOD
Three Sri Lankan refugees passing as a family try to restart their lives outside of Paris.
122d ago
A-/A+
thefilmstage.comDVD
Considering the impeccable fluidity and narrative clarity of what came before, the last half-hour of Dheepan does appear distractingly messy.
122d ago
90/100
www.thewrap.comCinema
Director of “A Prophet” captures the turbulent world of crime-ridden Parisian neighborhoods in this gripping, superbly acted tale of Sri Lankan refugees posing as a family.
122d ago
90/100
www.nytimes.comDVD
[Mr. Audiard] makes popcorn movies disguised as art films, and vice versa. Dheepan is a bit like a Liam Neeson revenge-dad action thriller directed by the Dardenne brothers. I m...
122d ago
88/100
www.washingtonpost.comCinema
There’s no doubt that Audiard has invested a story of grief, dispossession and desire with immediate, almost tactile, urgency. Like the best fiction, it takes the most incompreh...
122d ago
3.5/4
www.philly.comDVD
Immigrants' story of survival, assimilation, and alienation.
122d ago
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Dheepan release date for Blu-ray, DVD, VOD May 23, 2017 4 Months Ago (US)
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Dheepan was released on Blu-ray, DVD and VOD 126d ago in the US and the UK.
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