Not Without My Daughter
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In this docudrama based on true events, a mid-'80s Michigan housewife finds her life turned upside down when a vacation to Tehran with her Iranian husband turns into virtual imprisonment for her and her young daughter. Betty Mahmoody (Sally Field) is reluctant to visit the wartorn homeland of her doctor husband, Moody (Alfred Molina). But, depressed about the racism of the American medical establishment and pining for contact with his family, Moody convinces her to join him for a two-week jaunt. The Islamic fundamentalism and strange customs of Iran bewilder and frighten Betty and her… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 47%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"relentlessly ugly"
‑ Don Willmott, Filmcritic.com
"Sally Field gives an emotionally-rich performance"
‑ Clint Morris, Moviehole
"Surprisingly gripping, though somewhat xenophobic."
‑ Phil Villarreal, Arizona Daily Star
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