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1 hr. 29 min.

Plot Summary
Filmmaker Len Morris documents the plight of child laborers across the world; Meryl Streep narrates.


Director: Len Morris

Genres: Documentary

Stolen Childhoods (2005)

Release Date: January 1st, 2005|1 hr. 29 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • 63
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    Meryl Streep narrates this global update on child-labor abuses with all the enthusiasm and alarm of someone reading "The Pet Goat" to a classroom of second-graders. show more

  • 60
    Frank Scheck The Hollywood Reporter

    Well meaning but less than riveting in its execution, this documentary is far better suited for public television exposure than theatrical release. show more

  • 63
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    It remains for a tougher documentary to more forcefully trace exactly who benefits from this shameful practice -- multinational corporations and consumers who don't ask enough questions. show more

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