Not Without My Daughter
Not Without My Daughter (1991)

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… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: January 11, 1991
DVD Release Date: October 2, 2001
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Critic Score: 47% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Don Willmott

relentlessly ugly

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Clint Morris

Sally Field gives an emotionally-rich performance

Phil Villarreal
Arizona Daily Star

Surprisingly gripping, though somewhat xenophobic.

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Flixster Audience Score: 71% Flixster User Reviews
Wahida K
Unlike the Mini Series, the Movie stayed true to the spirit of the book.
Dannielle Albert
Wow. This was an incredibly chilling and moving story with a great performance by Sally Field. I literally felt that I was Betty, experiencing the hostility… More
Lafe Fredbjornson
A depressing but courageous movie. It made me dislike those cultural beliefs even more.
Deb S
The story of Betty Mahmoody played by Sally Fields who've been living happily with her husband Moody and their daughter Mahtob in America for many years.… More
Leigh Ryan
Very well done, intelligent film.