Home > Movies > P > Persepolis

Release Date: December 25, 2007Running Time: 95 mins.
MPAA Rating: PG 13Box Office: $4,443,403.00
Genre: Adaptation, Animated, Foreign, Period

New Movies On DVD, June 24
Who Will Win An Academy Award? Check Our Oscar Preview For Our Predictions
The Complete List Of 80th Annual Academy Award Nominations Is Announced
Which Animated Films Will Be Nominated For An Oscar?
Golden Globes Ceremony May Be Cancelled But We Still Have Our Predictions
More News >>


Chiara Mastroianni

Catherine Deneuve

Gena Rowlands

Iggy Pop

All Cast & Crew >>

The coming-of-age story of a precocious and outspoken young Iranian girl that begins during the Islamic Revolution. We meet nine-year-old Marjane when the fundamentalists first take power--forcing the veil on women and imprisoning thousands. The story then follows her as she cleverly outsmarts the "social guardians" and discovers punk, ABBA and Iron Maiden, while living with the terror of government persecution and the Iran/Iraq war. Then Marjane's journey moves on to Austria where, as a teenager, her parents send her to school in fear for her safety and, she has to combat being equated with the religious fundamentalism and extremism she fled her country to escape. Marjane eventually gains a... Full Summary >>

Photo Gallery:

Related Movies:

Chicken with Plums

Time Regained

Browse More Movies:
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z