The Book Thief (12A)
28 April 2014
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Director: Brian Percival, Germany, 2014
Duration: 131m 2 hours 11 minutes
Starring: Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson, Sophie Nélisse
In this inspiring tale of courage and strength, 13-year-old Liesel is a young girl who finds escape from the horrors of World War II by stealing books and sharing them with others. They include Max a Jewish refugee hiding in the basement of her foster parent’s home. Although she is initially illiterate, Liesel’s world is opened up by the power of words and her own imagination. An adaptation of Markus Zusak’s much-loved 2006 bestseller.