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Plot, Details & Awards

The Book Thief

(2013)

Rated PG-13 for some violence and intense depiction of thematic material.

PG-13 In Theaters 11/8/2013 , 110min.
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Plot & Details

While subjected to the horrors of WWII Germany, young Liesel finds solace by stealing books and sharing them with others. Under the stairs in her home, a Jewish refuge is being sheltered by her adoptive parents.
  • MPAA Rating: PG-13
  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Run Time: 110min.
  • Theatrical Release Date: 11/08/2013
  • DVD Release Date: 03/11/2014
  • Status: In Theaters
  • Distributor(s): Fox, 20th Century Fox
  • Director(s): Brian Percival
  • Starring: Geoffrey Rush , Emily Watson , Sophie Nelisse
  • Themes: Crimes Against Humanity
  • Tone: Atmospheric,Moody
  • Keywords: Holocaust, Jewish, Nazi
  • Country of Origin: USA - Limited (11-08-2013)
  • Language: English

Awards

Academy Awards

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2013 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Score John Williams Nominated

British Academy of Film and Television Arts

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2013 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Best Original Music John Williams Nominated

Golden Globes

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2013 Hollywood Foreign Press Association Best Original Score John Williams Nominated

British Academy of Film and Television Arts

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2013 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Best Original Music John Williams Nominated

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