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The children of German author Thomas Mann rely on one another for support and become successful in literature.

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Critic Reviews for Escape to Life: The Erika and Klaus Mann Story

All Critics (7) | Top Critics (3) | Fresh (2) | Rotten (5)

  • Weiss and Speck never make a convincing case for the relevance of these two 20th-century footnotes.

    March 28, 2002 | Full Review…
  • Why make a documentary about these marginal historical figures? Wouldn't one about their famous dad, author of Death in Venice, etc., be more valuable?

    March 28, 2002 | Rating: 1.5/4
  • The re- enactments, however fascinating they may be as history, are too crude to serve the work especially well.

    March 28, 2002 | Full Review…
  • Quote not available.

    August 17, 2005 | Rating: 2/5
  • Weiss and Speck capture the rich, turbulent tapestry of the Manns' lives.

    March 29, 2002 | Full Review…
  • An interesting, if not entirely successful, biography of two extraordinary personalities.

    March 28, 2002 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
  • Weiss and Speck never make a convincing case for the relevance of these two 20th-century footnotes.

    March 28, 2002 | Full Review…
  • Why make a documentary about these marginal historical figures? Wouldn't one about their famous dad, author of Death in Venice, etc., be more valuable?

    March 28, 2002 | Rating: 1.5/4
  • The re- enactments, however fascinating they may be as history, are too crude to serve the work especially well.

    March 28, 2002 | Full Review…
  • Quote not available.

    August 17, 2005 | Rating: 2/5
  • Weiss and Speck capture the rich, turbulent tapestry of the Manns' lives.

    March 29, 2002 | Full Review…
  • An interesting, if not entirely successful, biography of two extraordinary personalities.

    March 28, 2002 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

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