"At one point, one of the kids complains that "all the money in the world isn't worth the living that we've lost," a sentiment sure to be shared by anybody who spends a half-dozen bucks on this.
- Richard Harrington, Washington Post"
"Flowers in the Attic is a story that revolves around kids that get locked up in the attic, and are systematically mistreated by their mother and grandmother. That's not the kind of thing you want to see when you completely rely on your parents for daily living. I was terrified of the grandmother, played by Louise Fletcher.