Based on the beloved international bestselling book, The Book Thief tells the story of an extraordinary, spirited young girl (Sophie Nélisse) sent to live with a foster family in WWII Germany. Intrigued by the only book she brought with her, she begins collecting books as she finds them. With the help of her new parents (Geoffrey Rush and Emily Watson) and a secret guest under the stairs (Ben Schnetzer), she learns to read and creates a magical world that inspires them all.
Don't miss this smoothly directed, well produced film adaptation of one of your favorite books! (PG13, 2hr. 5Min.)
January 19-21, Sunday-Tuesday, 7:30PM
at Thalian Hall's Main Stage
“It is the wisdom of restraint that makes the film as touching and haunting as it ends up being.” -Themoviereport.com