Not Without My Daughter Poster

Release Date: 1991

DVD Release Date: October 2nd, 2001

PG-13|1 hr 50 min

Plot Summary
Betty Mahmoody (Sally Field) is an American woman married to "Moody" (Alfred Molina), an Iranian-American living in the United States. When Moody informs her that he wants her and their daughter, Mahtob (Sheila Rosenthal), to visit Iran with him, Betty is reluctant because of the country's harsh treatment of women. When the family arrives in Iran, Betty discovers that her husband plans to stay in the country for good, and has no intention of letting her or Mahtob return to the United States.

Cast: Sally Field, Alfred Molina, Sheila Rosenthal, Roshan Seth, Sarah Badel, Mony Rey, Georges Corraface, Mary Nell Santacroce

Director: Brian Gilbert

Genres: Docudrama

Production Co: Pathé Entertainment

Keywords: Daughter, Emotional, Rivalry, Deception, Escape, 1980s, Gripping, Quest, Wife, Underdog, Husband