The Book Thief

The book thief = 偷書賊 - The Book Thief

Tou Shu Zei

DVD - 2016?
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880-04 The profoundly moving story of a girl who transforms the lives of those around her in Germany during World War II. 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.
Publisher: 880-03, Taibei Shi :, De li ying shi gu fen you xian gong si ;, Beverly Hills, California :, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment,, [2016?]
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (131 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
DVD video,4 3/4 in.,rda
digital,optical,surround,Dolby Digital 5.1,rda
digital,optical,surround,Dolby Digital 2.0,rda
video file,DVD video,dual layer,region 1,rda
Alternative Title: Tou shu zei
Alternative Title (Original Script): 偷書賊


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Jan 11, 2018

This is an entertaining movie happened during WWII, a young girl was adopted by a German couple. At the beginning the girl was illiterate, the adoptive father encouraged and taught her to read and write. At that time the Jews were being tortured and killed by the German soldiers. All books, magazines and the press were destroyed and burnt. Liesel tried to steal and pick up the unburnt books in order to learn more. The German couple even took the risk and let a young sick Jewish boy to hide in their basement. Would the German soldiers find him ? What other problems would Liesel have to face in future ?
The subtitle of the movie includes English, Chinese, Spanish and Portuguese.


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