An American Rhapsody

The first half of film editor-turned-director Eva Gardos's loosely autobiographical first feature is a remarkably sure-handed, almost unbearably suspenseful thriller chronicling one family's escape from Communist Hungary and their struggle to recover the infant daughter they left behind. It's also a heartbreaker anchored by Hungarian preschooler Kelly Banlaki,...read more

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An American Rhapsody
Persecuted by an oppressive Communist government, a Hungarian couple (Nastassja Kinski and Tony Goldwyn) makes a daring flight for freedom. The escape (more…)

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Wed Oct 25 6:00pm
An American Rhapsody FLIXe

A mother (Nastassja Kinski) tries to establish a relationship with the now-grown daughter (Scarlett Johansson) she left behind when she fled Communist Hungary for America. Peter: Tony Goldwyn. Young Maria: Mae Whitman. Helen: Agnes Banfalvy. Directed by Ev (more…)

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Fri Oct 27 6:00am
An American Rhapsody TMC

A mother (Nastassja Kinski) tries to establish a relationship with the now-grown daughter (Scarlett Johansson) she left behind when she fled Communist Hungary for America. Peter: Tony Goldwyn. Young Maria: Mae Whitman. Helen: Agnes Banfalvy. Directed by Ev (more…)

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Mon Oct 30 11:35am
An American Rhapsody TMC

A mother (Nastassja Kinski) tries to establish a relationship with the now-grown daughter (Scarlett Johansson) she left behind when she fled Communist Hungary for America. Peter: Tony Goldwyn. Young Maria: Mae Whitman. Helen: Agnes Banfalvy. Directed by Ev (more…)

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  • Released: 2001
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: The first half of film editor-turned-director Eva Gardos's loosely autobiographical first feature is a remarkably sure-handed, almost unbearably suspenseful thriller chronicling one family's escape from Communist Hungary and their struggle to recover the i… (more)

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