The Resource The book thief, Fox 2000 Pictures presents a Sunswept Entertainment production ; screeplay, Michael Petroni ; directed by Brian Percival, (videorecording)

The book thief, Fox 2000 Pictures presents a Sunswept Entertainment production ; screeplay, Michael Petroni ; directed by Brian Percival, (videorecording)

Label
The book thief
Title
The book thief
Statement of responsibility
Fox 2000 Pictures presents a Sunswept Entertainment production ; screeplay, Michael Petroni ; directed by Brian Percival
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The profoundly moving story of a girl who transforms the lives of those around her during World War II, Germany. 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
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
Language note
  • English, French or Spanish dialogue; Spanish, English subtitles
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Described video for the visually impaired
PerformerNote
Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson, Sophie Nelisse, Roger Allam, Ben Schnetzer
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1951-
  • 1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Percival, Brian
  • Rush, Geoffrey
  • Watson, Emily
  • Nélisse, Sophie
  • Allam, Roger
  • Schnetzer, Ben
  • Zusak, Markus
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
125
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reading
  • Adoptive parents
  • Illiterate persons
  • Books and reading
  • Storytelling
  • Jews
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • War films
  • Historical films
  • Feature films
  • Germany
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The book thief, Fox 2000 Pictures presents a Sunswept Entertainment production ; screeplay, Michael Petroni ; directed by Brian Percival, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2013
  • Special features: Deleted scenes; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 125 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543886570
Other physical details
sd, col.
Publisher number
2288657
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00115992
  • 738739
System details
DVD, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 (English), Dolby digital 2.0 (Spanish, French)
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The book thief, Fox 2000 Pictures presents a Sunswept Entertainment production ; screeplay, Michael Petroni ; directed by Brian Percival, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2013
  • Special features: Deleted scenes; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 125 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543886570
Other physical details
sd, col.
Publisher number
2288657
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00115992
  • 738739
System details
DVD, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 (English), Dolby digital 2.0 (Spanish, French)
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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