Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War

Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War

Join an American couple’s courageous mission in 1939 to help refugees escape Nazi-occupied Europe. Over the course of two years, the pair will risk their lives so that hundreds can live in freedom.

When seventeen others turned down the Unitarian Association's request for relief volunteers| Waitstill and Martha Sharp committed to the dangerous mission. "Defying
the Nazis: The Sharps' War" is the story of their humanitarian work and the effect it had on their lives. The Sharp's left their two young children behind in
Wellesley| Massachusetts and traveled to Czechoslovakia to aid refugees just as war was about to break out in Europe. While abroad| they combated political and
social legislation| breaking laws in order to get imperiled individuals exit visas. From involvement with black market| money laundering| to the clandestine
transportation of refugees| the Sharps played a vital role in the rescue of Jews and dissidents from persecution. The film features interviews with the refugees
rescued as children| now adults| who were taken to America by Martha Sharp| and interviews with family members. These personal stories highlight the impact of social
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Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War torrent reviews

Jonathan C (it) wrote: Very good story - loved the conflict

Jamie R (ru) wrote: twee schmee, its adborable

Asif K (de) wrote: one of the worst movie ever. pathetic. nothing else.

Serge L (us) wrote: Tomatometer says rotten but it is still a nice film. A bit too nice. This is whitewashing the germans with a nice story. There are still plenty in the film to ponder about though. I would say that it makes the film child-safe. The girl is fabulous, the boy not too bad. I think this film is targetting a child audience and as such, it goes far enough.

Sanal R (ru) wrote: A unique twist on the tired out vampire genre with a well sketched script and great performances from the cast

DeAndre W (de) wrote: A gorgeous look takes this film to brand new heights.

BARBARA B (mx) wrote: Heart breaking, but awesome. Based on a true story.

Tyler S (de) wrote: Good little action/western with a sense of sexyness, and mystique. Willis is great here.

Ben R (nl) wrote: Grab the box of tissue because if you don't ball your eyes out over this one you are totally devoid of any human emotion.

Muffin M (ca) wrote: I own this on DVD in a five movie pack along with:* Death Wish (1974)* Death Wish III (1985)* Death Wish 4: The Crackdown (1987)* Death Wish V: The Face Of Death (1993)and i also own it on Blu-Ray

Joe T (mx) wrote: The fact that I guessed very early who the culprit was is not a good sign.

Thomas H (br) wrote: While it is certainly groundbreaking, for me it makes for tedious viewing.

Stanley C (au) wrote: Written with a completely irony laden anti-war and anti-racism plot combining that with superb special effects depicting pro-peace Caesar vs pro-war and violently bigoted Koba, the "Donald Trump" of the Apes, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes easily equals if not outmatches its predecessor.

Makeup M (fr) wrote: Gotta love kitchy retro movies!