Corrie and Betsie ten Boom are middle-aged sisters working in their father's watchmaker shop in pre-World War II Holland. Their uneventful lives are disrupted with the coming of the Nazis. Suspected of hiding Jews and caught breaking rationing rules, they are sent to a concentration camp, where their Christian faith keeps them from despair and bitterness. Betsie eventually dies, but Corrie survives, and after the war, must learn to love and forgive her former captors.Written by
Mark Hettler <firstname.lastname@example.org>
One of the world most extraordinary stories of World War II. From the pages of the international best seller, the drama of two ordinary women who became the supreme heroines of the Dutch Resistance. It's thrilling. It's powerful. It's true. See more »
Billy Graham has said of the re-staging of the World Premiere of this movie: "It premiered the following night without incident, and has become the most widely seen motion picture we've ever produced." See more »
When Corrie is viewing the dead body of Betsy, her sister, Betsy's eyelids are visibly fluttering. See more »
Corrie ten Boom:
All I can say is that the same God you're accusing, came and lived in the midst of this world. He was beaten and He was mocked and He died on a cross and He did it for love, for us.
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