The Diary of Anne Frank

The Diary of Anne Frank (1959)

  • Genre: Drama, History
  • Release Date: 1959-03-18
  • User Rating: 7.2/10 from 160 ratings
  • Runtime: 3h 0min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: George Stevens Productions
  • Production Country: Netherlands, United States of America
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The true, harrowing story of a young Jewish girl who, with her family and their friends, is forced into hiding in an attic in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam.

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  • Millie Perkins

    as Anne Frank
  • Joseph Schildkraut

    as Otto Frank
  • Shelley Winters

    as Auguste Van Pels
  • Richard Beymer

    as Peter Van Pels
  • Gusti Huber

    as Edith Frank-Holländer
  • Lou Jacobi

    as Hermann Van Pels
  • Diane Baker

    as Margot Frank
  • Douglas Spencer

    as Viktor Kugler
  • Dodie Heath

    as Miep Gies
  • Ed Wynn

    as Fritz Pfeffer
  • Robert Boon

    as SS-Offizier # 1
  • Delmar Erickson

    as SS-Offizier # 2
  • Gretchen Goertz

    as Sanne Ledermann
  • William Kirschner

    as Lagerarbeiter
  • Edmund Purdom

    as Radiosprecher
  • Frank Tweddell

    as Nachtwächter
  • Charles Wagenheim

    as Dieb
  • Orangey

    as Mouschi (uncredited)
Art Lyle R. Wheeler Art Direction
Sound Alfred Newman Original Music Composer
Art Walter M. Scott Set Decoration
Art Stuart A. Reiss Set Decoration
Art George W. Davis Art Direction
Sound W.D. Flick Sound Designer
Editing Robert Swink Editor
Crew L.B. Abbott Special Effects
Crew L.B. Abbott Special Effects Coordinator
Directing George Stevens Director
Production George Stevens Producer
Camera William C. Mellor Director of Photography
Editing David Bretherton Editor
Production George Stevens Jr. Associate Producer
Directing David S. Hall Assistant Director
Writing Frances Goodrich Screenplay
Writing Albert Hackett Screenplay
Writing Anne Frank Novel
Editing William Mace Editor
Costume & Make-Up Charles Le Maire Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Mary Wills Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Ben Nye Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Helen Turpin Hairstylist
Sound Harry M. Leonard Sound Designer
Directing Garson Kanin Stage Director
Sound Edward B. Powell Orchestrator
Crew Tony van Renterghem Technical Advisor
Art M. Duke Abrahams Property Master
Camera Gaston Longet Still Photographer