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The book thief

Author: Brian PercivalMichael PetroniKaren RosenfeltKen BlancatoAnna B SheppardAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, California : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The profoundly moving story of a girl who transforms the lives of those around her in Germany during World War II. Although Liesel is illiterate when she is adopted by a German couple, her adoptive father encourages her to learn to read. Ultimately, the power of words helps Liesel and Max, a Jew hiding in the family's home, escape from the events unfolding around them.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Film adaptations
History
Named Person: Markus Zusak; Markus Zusak
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Percival; Michael Petroni; Karen Rosenfelt; Ken Blancato; Anna B Sheppard; Geoffrey Rush; Emily Watson; Sophie Nélisse; Roger Allam; Ben Schnetzer; Nico Liersch; John Williams; Florian Ballhaus; Markus Zusak; Fox 2000 Pictures,; Sunswept Entertainment (Firm),; TSG Entertainment (Firm); Blair Partnership (Firm); Studio Babelsberg,; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.,
OCLC Number: 869482667
Language Note: English (Dolby Digital 5.1), dubbed Spanish (surround Dolby Digital 2.0), or dubbed French (surround Dolby Digital 2.0) audio; with optional Spanish subtitles and optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH) and English descriptive audio; closed-captioned in English.
Notes: Based upon the novel by Markus Zusak.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
Special features: Deleted scenes; theatrical trailer, sneak peeks.
Credits: Director of photography, Florian Ballhaus ; music, John Williams ; film editor, John Wilson ; costume designer, Anna B. Sheppard.
Cast: Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson, Sophie Nélisse, Ben Schnetzer, Nico Liersch, Roger Allam.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for some violence and intense depiction of thematic material ;; CHV rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (131 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC; region 1; dual layer; widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, surround Dolby Digital 2.0.
Other Titles: Book thief (Motion picture)
Die Bücherdiebin
Responsibility: Fox 2000 Pictures presents ; a Sunswept Entertainment production ; directed by Brian Percival ; screenplay by Michael Petroni ; produced by Karen Rosenfelt, Ken Blancato ; made in association with TSG Entertainment and the Blair Partnership, in association with Studio Babelsberg.

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The profoundly moving story of a girl who transforms the lives of those around her in Germany during World War II. Although Liesel is illiterate when she is adopted by a German couple, her adoptive father encourages her to learn to read. Ultimately, the power of words helps Liesel and Max, a Jew hiding in the family's home, escape from the events unfolding around them.

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