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The true story of pianist Władysław Szpilman's experiences in Warsaw during the Nazi occupation. When the Jews of the city find themselves forced into a ghetto, Szpilman finds work playing in a café; and when his family is deported in 1942, he stays behind, works for a while as a laborer, and eventu

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2002-09-17

Runtime 150 minutes

Budget $35m

Revenue $0.1b


TMDB 8.4


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madeline_metcalf shared a tip "Adrian Brody is amazing in this! I'd recommend watching this for the acting alone but the concept is equally as excellent"

kim_hasty shared a tip "One of the best movies I've ever seen."

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katelyn_vallecillo shared a tip "Saddest movie you will ever watch"

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melissa_stroud_6687 shared a tip "Heart wrenching."

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esme_muniz shared a tip "Cried like a baby(expected something good to happen,never did. Until the end…)"

jthompsss shared a tip "Very sad and emotional but good movie"

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rozy_rasool shared a tip "Enjoyed this one"

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denise_puckett shared a tip "So good!!"

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joyce_fitzgerald shared a tip "Extraordinary film. The characters are very real."

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megan_fives shared a tip "Yes! I love the final piece he plays that he gets lost in"

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i_eat_kids shared a tip "The experience of the main character was very interesting and emotional."

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sandra_munsters shared a tip "Absorbing."

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yasmina_rondon_pea shared a tip "Beautiful"

heather_3666 shared a tip "I loved this movie! It’s very heartbreaking to see how people had to live in the Warsaw Ghetto. I enjoyed the book even more."

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rhonda_laughlin_9865 shared a tip "You'll either love it or hate it within 15 minutes. A movie where you have to read between the lines. :)"

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amber_konda-dabney shared a tip "Absolutely amazing movie but very hard to watch."

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akhil_012 shared a tip "Poignant , hidden gem."

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alicia_thompson_3303 shared a tip "Very moving"

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jacqueline_caldwell_9967 shared a tip "Awesome movie!!!"

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