The Diary of Anne Frank
The movie tells the harrowing story of a young Jewish girl, Anne, who, with her family and their friends, is forced into hiding in an attic in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam. Anne Frank keeps a diary of everyday life, chronicling the Nazi threat as well as family dynamics.
Keywords: #George Stevens #Joseph Schildkraut #Millie Perkins #Shelley Winters #The Diary of Anne Frank
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May 01, 2007 More valuable as historical than artistic work, George Stevens' reverential Broadway-to-Hollywood transfer is marred by the weak lead performance from Millie Perkins.Read in Source
March 13, 2003 The Anne Frank saga remains moving, personal, and relavant, no matter how distant we become in time.Read in Source
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May 20, 2003 Mr. Stevens has done a superb job of putting upon the screen the basic drama and shivering authenticity of the Frances Goodrich-Albert Hackett play, which in turn caught the magnitude of drama in the real-life diary of a Jewish girl.
June 28, 2009 Remains a potent statement about the horrors of war and a valid testament to the girl who could answer them by writing, 'I still believe, in spite of everything, that people are really good at heart.' [Blu-ray]Read in Source
August 15, 2011 A poignant drama bringing us into the lives of Anne Frank, whose diary inspired millions seeking to understand why such a sweet, innocent child could be murdered in the Holocaust.Read in Source
January 01, 2000 Represents Stevens at the height of his pretentiousness and the depths of his accomplishment.Read in Source
January 26, 2006 One of those extremely long and well-meaning adaptations of plays, this doesn't really amount to very much, despite its intrinsically moving subject matter.Read in Source
October 29, 2013 The strength of both families in the face of such frightening conditions provides the film with a moral center and tragic power that overcome its minor weaknesses.Read in Source
May 24, 2003 Stevens took some stick for casting an unknown as Anne, but his decision paid off as Perkins is refreshingly unmannered in the role.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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