The Book Thief (2013)
- Time: 125 min
- Genre: Drama | War
- Director: Brian Percival
- Cast: Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson, Sophie Nélisse
The 550-page, World War II-era novel, narrated by Death, tells the story of Liesel Meminger from the time she is taken at age 9 to live with a foster family in a German working-class neighborhood. Liesel arrives having just stolen her first book, “The Gravediggers Handbook” — it will be the beginning of a love affair with books.