The 2013 German drama film 3096 Days is based on the true story of Natascha Kampusch, an Austrian girl who was kidnapped at the age 10 and held captive for over 8 years in a secret cellar. It’s a harrowing and emotional film that examines the horrors of Kampusch’s ordeal.
Sherry Hormann has directed the movie from the screenplay of Bernid Eichinger, Martin Moszkowicz, and Ruth Toma.
Antonia Campbell-Hughes and Thure Lindhardt are starring in the main roles. The drama film has been produced by Constantin Film and distributed by Midget Entertainment.
Even though, Midget hasn’t sold the distribution rights of this Austrian-German biographical film to any of the US based streaming service yet. There’s still a way to stream it.
Is 3096 Days on Netflix?
Unfortunately, 3096 Days is not currently available to stream on Netflix because the distribution rights are not owned by the streaming giant. If the network is given the streaming rights then the film will become available on Netflix within a few months.
Is 3096 Tage on Hulu?
Hulu subscribers will also be out of luck when it comes to streaming this 2013 biographical film. The movie is not included in Hulu’s current catalogue of films but Hulu does offer a wide variety of other dramas and foreign films to choose from.
You can watch other biopic films like Elvis (2022), Candy Montgomery, Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) – Freddie Mercury, Lincoln (2012), Pam & Tommy, etc. if you have a Hulu subscription right now.
Is 3,096 Days on Amazon Prime Video?
Natascha Kampusch – 3096 Tage Gefangenschaft (2013) is not available to stream on Amazon Prime Video but there are lots of biographical movies like A Million Miles Away (2023), Thirteen Lives (2022), Bezos, Shirley (2020), American Sniper (2014), Hacksaw Ridge (2016), The Report (2019), Till (2022), etc. in the library of Amazon, that you can watch as a Prime Video subsriber.
Is 3096 Days on Max?
MAX tends to focus more on big Hollywood blockbusters like Schindler’s List (1993), Goodfellas (1990), Spotlight (2015), The Social Network (2010), Barbie (2023), The Wolf of Wall Street (2013), while 3096 Tage is a lesser known foreign film, it is not available on the network.
How to Watch 3096 Days in the US?
You can purchase a DVD or Blu-ray copy of the movie from retailers like Amazon, Target, Walmart, Barnes & Noble, and Best Buy. That’s the only way to watch 3,096 Days in the US right now.
Make sure to check the language before purchasing a physical copy because the film is presented in its original German audio with English subtitles at some stores, while others have a dubbed version of the movie.
Is 3,096 Days Streaming on Any Other Services?
Unfortunately, 3096 Days is not currently available to stream on any major streaming network in the US. The film was previously available on Google Play, iTunes, and the Microsoft Store, but it is no longer available for rent or purchase on any of these platforms.
However, some cable networks have broadcast the movie in the past. So it’s possible that the movie could return to cable on-demand services in the future.
The film is still available to rent or purchase from VOD platforms like VUDU, Amazon, and iTunes inside the United Kingdom.
How much of 3096 days is true?
The 111 minutes film is generally accurate in its portrayal of Kampusch’s ordeal, but there are some minor differences between the film and the real-life events. Here is what’s true and what’s fictionalized in the film:
|True Event||Fictionalized Event in Movie|
|Kampusch was kidnapped at age 10 and held captive for over 8 years.||Same|
|She was kept in a cellar and abused.||Same|
|Natascha did not have a close relationship with her captor. She was afraid of him.||The movie shows them having a close relationship.|
|Kampusch tried to escape several times during captivity.||The movie also shows her trying to escape but not succeeding.|
|Kampusch successfully escaped in 2006.||In the movie she does not successfully escape.|
|After her escape, her captor committed suicide.||Same|
In summary, the true story is that Kampusch was held captive for many years, abused, afraid of her captor, and eventually escaped. The movie 3096 Days fictionalizes parts like showing a close relationship with the captor and failed escape attempts.