The Book Thief
Learning to read becomes one girl's way to protest Nazi rule
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The Book Thief
Rating & Content Info
Why is The Book Thief rated PG-13? The Book Thief is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for some violence and intense depiction of thematic material.
Violence: Scenes of war violence are shown including bombing raids, explosions, burning and destroyed buildings and an injured man. Several corpses are shown (none are bloody or have discernable injuries). A boy’s nose begins to bleed as he dies. Several characters are bullied. A girl violently punches a boy and gives him a bloody nose after he taunts her.
Sexual Content: A boy asks a girl to kiss him on several occasions.
Language: The script contains a few terms of Deity and one mild profanity along with repeated name-calling.
Alcohol / Drug Use:A man drinks from a liquor bottle.
Page last updated May 28, 2016
|Manitoba||PG||Violence, Mature Theme.|
|Canadian Home Video||PG|
News About "The Book Thief"
Cast and Crew
The Book Thief is directed by Brian Percival and stars Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson, Sophie Nélisse, Ben Schnetzer.
The most recent home video release of The Book Thief movie is March 11, 2014. Here are some details…
Home Video Notes: The Book Thief
Release Date: 11 March 2014
The Book Thief releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy) with the following extras:
- Deleted Scenes
- A Hidden Truth: Bringing The Book
- Thief to Life
- Original Theatrical Trailer
Related home video titles:
Books are both a best friend and a feared enemy to the characters in Inkheart. The horrors of WWII are slowly revealed to another youngster in The Boy in the Striped Pajamas. A group of school children try to understand the magnitude of holocaust in the documentary Paper Clips.