Miriam (2006)

Miriam is only 14 years old when she loses both her family and her innocence to the horrors of the Holocaust. Orphaned and interned in Lithuania's notorious Slobodka labor camp, Miriam musters the courage and the will to fight back and… More

Directed By:
Rated: PG-13
Running Time:
Genre: Drama
Release Date: November 3, 2006
Add Your Rating
Rotten Tomatoes™
Critic Score
User Score

Critic Score: 14% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Matt Zoller Seitz
New York Times

The events recounted in the World War II drama Miriam are horrific, and the story behind it is moving. Unfortunately, the finished product feels like exploitation.

Ken Fox
TV Guide

It's a forgotten piece of history worth recounting. One only regrets it wasn't better recounted than it is here.

Full review…
Charles Petersen
Village Voice

So bad it doesn't ever approach being good, doesn't even go from bad to good and back to bad again -- just bad bad bad, all the way through.

Full review…
Harvey S. Karten

A threadbare Holocaust drama that could be of some educational value in middle schools.

Full review…
Peter Debruge

Such a touching story warrants retelling with better resources.

Full review…
Rob Humanick
Slant Magazine

Miriam is a paean to Jewish oppression as if commissioned by the History Channel.

Full review…
More reviews for Miriam