Escape to Life: The Erika and Klaus Mann Story

Escape to Life: The Erika and Klaus Mann Story
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Geoffrey

The hard reality is that Klaus and Ericka Mann didn't matter, other than the fact that they were Thomas Mann's children. This film is some perverse attempt to make them matter, when they didn't (suicide or no suicide). Which is not say that I didn't enjoy the film -- for the setting, the ...Read more

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Roland

Geofrrey's condescending comment is born from ignorance. I doubt he has read Klaus Mann's novels Mephisto or Vulkan or read any of the lectures by Erika Mann or studied her Pfeffermuehle performances in NYC. True, their father's name helped -- but to say that they only mattered because of ...Read more

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