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1 hr. 30 min.

Plot Summary
Conjoined twins Daisy and Violet Hilton were born in 1908, then were sold to a carnival sideshow as babies. They became huge stars of Vaudeville but never earned a penny until they sued for freedom in 1936.

Cast: Lea Thompson , Nancy Allen , Timothy Stack , Blake Boyd ,

Director: Leslie Zemeckis

Genres: Documentary

Bound by Flesh (2012)

Release Date: January 1st, 2012|1 hr. 30 min.

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  • 80
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    Most of all, she (Zemeckis) brings generosity and compassion to the Hiltons’ tragic story. show more

  • 80
    Duane Byrge The Hollywood Reporter

    In telling their remarkable story, filmmaker Leslie Zemeckis has not only etched a heart-wrenching portrait of their individual and dual misfortunes, she has subtly illuminated on the general public's dark fascination with “freaks.” show more

  • 70
    Gary Goldstein Los Angeles Times

    [An] absorbing, well-crafted documentary. show more

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