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A touching story of an Italian book seller of Jewish ancestry who lives in his own little fairy tale. His creative and happy life would come to an abrupt halt when his entire family is deported to a concentration camp during World War II. While locked up he tries to convince his son that the whole t
MPAA Rating PG-13
Release Date 1997-12-20
Runtime 116 minutes
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Lisamorris shared a tip "Portrays the horror of the concentration camps in a way that sticks to you. It makes the tragedy personal."
kentongewecke shared a tip "I recommend you watch this. I'd like to think I'd be like this father."
jayne_tardiff shared a tip "Great story of hope"
emmajaneski shared a tip "Heartwarming and heartbreaking"
sachin_harsh shared a tip "An Amazing movie for these times. It helps you count your blessings. Must must watch with kids!"
bella_prattis shared a tip "Classic!"
den_n shared a tip "The best dad ever"
candi_faria shared a tip "Must watch!"
liza_willemse shared a tip "Beautiful story"
lauren_weickert shared a tip "Heartfelt, warm, tragic, optimistic, and beautiful all at the same time."
michelle_7616 shared a tip "One of my all-time favourites. It's heartbreaking and beautiful."
b_mo shared a tip "Get your tissue box ready 😢"
dara_schroeter shared a tip "One of my favorites. Any Holocaust movie that can make you laugh is a gem."
chloe_tucker_7231 shared a tip "This movie is incredible! I could watch it a million times!"