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The Megilla

1983 Rated NR 1hr 20m

A group of Jewish villagers is caught up in the annual tradition of putting on a stage version of the Megilla, the biblical story of Esther, Queen of Persia. But when the participants begin to act like the characters they're portraying, the village itself becomes a comic reflection of the ancient story. This musical comedy is an adaptation of the classic Yiddish play by the prominent poet and playwright Itzik Manger.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

Yiddish: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo, English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.