Flowers in the Attic
Flowers in the Attic (1987)

Based on the popular novel by V. C. Andrews, Flowers in the Attic centers on such chancy topics as incest and misguided religiosity. When their father is killed, teenagers Cathy (Kristy Swanson) and Chris (Jeb Stuart Adams), together with… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: November 20, 1987
DVD Release Date: April 24, 2001
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S. Jhoanna Robledo
Common Sense Media

Book-turned-movie skips the incest, but keeps the creepy.

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Scott Weinberg

A muddled and unpleasant adaptation of a book that lots of women really like.

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Nicki Marie
I love the book, read it many times growing up. The movie does not stay true to its source, which is a real shame as the ending does ruin it. It's kind of… More
Dean McKenna
Weird and creepy and I dislike the bitch granny, then four innocence kids' mother.
Sunil Jawahir
Scarred me for life when i saw it on TV as a kid.