BOOK THIEF DVDDIRECTED BY BRIAN PERCIVAL Book Number: 86611 Product format: Unknown
Based on the bestselling book is the story of a girl who transforms the lives of those around her in wartime Germany. When her mother can no longer care for her, Liesel (Sophie Nélisse) is adopted by a German couple (Geoffrey Rush and Emily Watson). Although she arrives illiterate, Liesel is encouraged to learn to read by her adoptive father. When the couple takes in Ben, a Jew hiding from Hitler's army, Liesel befriends him. Ultimately, words and imagination provide the friends with an escape from the events unfolding around them. A five star rated film, 12 certificate, colour DVD running time 125 minutes and with bonus feature of deleted scenes.
Bibliophile price: £6.50