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Review: 'Zaytoun's' light tone misses a serious point
It might be asking a lot for a mainstream odd-couple road-trip movie to bear the dramatic heft of the heavy Israeli-Arab conflict, specifically the 1982 war with Lebanon, but "Zaytoun" — Arabic for "olive" — travels light, with an optimistic smile, no matter the stakes.
By Robert Abele
September 26, 2013