YMMV / The Devil's Arithmetic

  • Faux Symbolism: At the start of the film, Hannah is about to get a tattoo but is stopped because she is late for dinner.
    • As well as being a foreshadowing of the concentration camp tattoos the Jews are forced to get, it also indicates Hannah's lack of enthusiasm for Judaism—traditionally Jews are forbidden to get tattoos.
  • Nightmare Fuel
  • Tear Jerker