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Author: Stephen Daldry; Kate Winslet; Ralph Fiennes; Bernhard Schlink
Publisher: [Pyrmont, N.S.W.] : Distributed by Roadshow Entertainment, [2009]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"She rescues him after finding him collapsed in the street. Soon after, the 30-something woman and teenage boy begin an intense and passionate affair. Hanna and Michael meet as often as the can, their sexual encounters punctuated by his reading of beautiful literature to her. Then one day, she disappears. Eight years later, Hanna is on trial for a Nazi war crime and Michael, now a law student, discovers her again in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Feature films
Fiction films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
DVD-Film
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Daldry; Kate Winslet; Ralph Fiennes; Bernhard Schlink
OCLC Number: 406010788
Language Note: In English. English captions (descriptive subtitles for the hearing impaired). English audio description (descriptive subtitles for the vision impaired).
Notes: Roadshow: R-108569-9.
Based on the novel "Der Vorleser" by Bernhard Schlink.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Includes special features: Adapting a timeless masterpiece: making the reader ; Kate Winslet on the art of aging Hanna Schmitz ; A new voice: a look at composer Nico Muhly ; Coming to grips with the past: production designer Brigitte Broch ; theatrical trailer.
Credits: Directed by Stephen Daldry ; screenplay by David Hare.
Cast: Kate Winslet, Ralph Fiennes, David Kross, Lena Olin, Bruno Ganz.
Awards: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role, 2008 Oscar.
Target Audience: Rated: MA 15+
Description: 1 videodisc (DVD) (approximately 119 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: PAL ; Region 4.

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"She rescues him after finding him collapsed in the street. Soon after, the 30-something woman and teenage boy begin an intense and passionate affair. Hanna and Michael meet as often as the can, their sexual encounters punctuated by his reading of beautiful literature to her. Then one day, she disappears. Eight years later, Hanna is on trial for a Nazi war crime and Michael, now a law student, discovers her again in the court room, unaware that he holds the key to her salvation ..."--Container.

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