The setting is Paris, seat of the Communist party headquarters in France. The building designed by Oscar Niemeyer in the 1980 has long since been recognized as an architectural icon and symbol of what was at one time among the most powerful political movements in France. The individuals who work in this building are the protagonists of the film. Their tempo determines its speed. Their paths delineate the building.
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When the kingdom's most wanted-and most charming-bandit Flynn Rider hides out in a mysterious tower, he's taken hostage by Rapunzel, a beautiful and feisty tower-bound teen with 70 feet of magical, golden hair.
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