|RELEASED:||Wednesday 26th of February 2014|
|PRODUCER:||Ken Blancato, Karen Rosenfelt|
|WRITER:||Michael Petroni, Markus Zusak|
|CAST:||Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson, Sophie Nélisse, Ben Schnetzer, Nico Liersch, Joachim Paul Assböck, Kirsten Block, Sandra Nedeleff, Ludger Bökelmann, Rafael Gareisen|
The Book Thief, based on the international bestselling title of the same name, is a film that brings a life-affirming tale of resilience and human spirit to the big screen.
When young girl Liesel is sent to live with a foster family in Germany during World War II she learns to read with the assistance of a jewish refugee, Max, that her host family keep hidden beneath their staircase. Summoning the power of hope and imagination the two use the power of words to escape the desperate situation unfolding around them.
The Book Thief stars Geoffrey Rush, Emil Watson and Sophie Nelisse.