The Book Thief (2013)Genre: Drama, Adaptation, Period
Starring: Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson, Sophie Nélisse, Ben Schnetzer
Release Date: November 8, 2013
Run Time: 2 hours 5 minutes
MPAA Rating: PG 13 (for for some violence and intense depiction of thematic material)
Distributors: 20th Century Fox Distribution
This is the story of a spirited and courageous young girl named Liesel, who transforms the lives of everyone around her when she is sent to live with a foster family in World War II Germany. For Liesel, the power of words and of imagination becomes a means of escape – and even joy – from the tumultuous events enveloping her and everyone she knows and loves.