Having toured the Frank family's 'hiding place', it struck me as incredible that so many people could stay hidden as long as they did in such a tiny space. (Still image from video via YouTube API), It's a special feeling to walk into a real bookstore or an antique shop for old books. Carnelle wants to escape her dreary life, so she enters a local beauty contest, much to everyone's dismay. Reviewed in the United States on August 6, 2014. Miep Gies, Otto Frank's office assistant hides them in the attic above the office. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Use the HTML below. Mary Steenburgen, Paul Schofield, Tom Wilkinson, Eleanor Bron. It's not thoroughly accurate, which most movies based on a true story are, but it's somewhat ridiculous. With no other safe options left, Otto went to his trusted employee, Miep Gies (Academy Award® Winner Mary Steenburgen, Best Supporting Actress, Melvin and Howard, 1981), for help. Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. Written by Shockingly, embarrassingly, cringingly abysmal, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on May 29, 2015. If you're done with pundits and polls, why not sit back and relax with some of the best political comedies from the last decades? The film tells the true story of Gies' struggle to keep the family hidden and safe, as the Nazis turn Amsterdam upside-down. And so began a life of hiding, tucked away in the attic above the business, a courageous Miep providing them with living essentials. An American Pickle Release Date 2020-08-06, Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship 11 Release Date 2020-07-24, Love Under the Olive Tree Release Date 2020-06-20, Dear Class of 2020 Release Date 2020-06-07, Sesame Street: Elmo's Playdate Release Date 2020-04-14, Love Wedding Repeat Release Date 2020-04-10, Advertise on Filmanic Ads and collaborations, Coohl iOS Apps for iPhone & iPad, and iMessage Sticker Packs, Textadore Write & Share Texts - Be Reminded When To Send! After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on March 18, 2014. Primetime® Emmy Winner. Great film, based on a remarkable story, but the film runs at an awkward speed. Reviewed in the United States on July 17, 2018. The Attic: The Hiding of Anne Frank For iPhone & iPad, On November 3, the U.S. Election Day 2020 is finally here. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 3, 2014, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 3, 2016. Based upon Gies' memoirs and Anne Frank's famous diary. Which brings me to Miep. There's a problem loading this menu right now. The Best TV Shows About Being in Your 30s. Her anguish on August 4 when they are discovered makes you sad for all of them as is her desperate plea to pay for their freedom. If you haven't been able to stroll into a real bookstore for a while, here you can get your fill. During the Nazi occupation of Amsterdam, Otto Frank decides to hide his family, who are Jewish, after his daughter Margot is called to appear for transport to a Nazi labour camp. Mary Steenburgen's portrayal of Miep is excellent. Her love for the Frank family is evident in this movie. The life of Anne Frank and her family from 1939 to 1945: pre-war fears, invasion of Netherlands by German troops, hiding in Amsterdam, deportation to the camps, return of Anne's father. If you've binged every available episode of the hit Disney Plus series, then we've got three picks to keep you entertained. The film tells the true story of Gies' struggle to keep the family hidden and safe, as the Nazis turn Amsterdam upside-down. Choose an adventure below and discover your next favorite movie or TV show. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Reviewed in the United States on February 4, 2016. what I love is the making of this story,the film,,,it is sad tho seeing how people can be so aggressive to other people,,wanting to push and bully and even kill other people,,but the courage and kindness of some people like the lady that hide the Franks and their friends is awesome,, watching the lady that hide them is so inspirting and uplifting,,all the good people that helped the jews and anyone targeted by the nazis are incredible people,,,there are many films about these awesome people,,,such as dvd 'the courgeous heart of irena sendler',, also 'one against the wind' is the story of a young jewish lady who was able to survive in a most unusual way and be a witness to the documentation of what they did,,see film to find out what I mean,,i have it in vhs,,don't know if in dvd,,, Reviewed in the United States on April 12, 2017.