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Snow falling on Cedars (1999) Scott Hicks, Ethan Hawke, Max von Sydow, Yûki Kudô, Drama, Mystery, Romance

Snow falling on Cedars (1999)
Ishmael is a local reporter covering a murder trial involving the 1954 death of a fisherman in a small island community in the Pacific Northwest. What first looks like a straight-forward case soon turns into a unnerving series of mysteries, intensified by flashbacks to WWII Japanese concentration camps and the realization that the wife of the accused murderer is his childhood sweetheart.
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