Defiance Poster

Release Date: December 31st, 2008

DVD Release Date: June 2nd, 2009

R|2 hr 16 min

Plot Summary
In 1941, Nazi soldiers are slaughtering Eastern European Jews by the thousands. Three brothers, Tuvia (Daniel Craig), Zus (Liev Schreiber) and Asael (Jamie Bell), manage to escape and take refuge in the forest where they played in childhood. Seeking a way to avenge the deaths of their loved ones, the brothers turn their daily struggle for survival into a battle against the Nazis. As news of their exploits spreads, others join the fray, willing to risk their lives for even brief freedom.

Cast: Daniel Craig, Liev Schreiber, Jamie Bell, Alexa Davalos, Allan Corduner, Mark Feuerstein, Tomas Arana, Jodhi May

Director: Edward Zwick

Genres: Historical drama, War

Production Co: Bedford Falls Productions, Grosvenor Park Productions

Distributors: Paramount Pictures

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