The Book Thief

The Book Thief (2013)

Courage beyond words.

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 2013-11-08
  • User Rating: 7.5/10 from 2956 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 11min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Studio Babelsberg
  • Production Country: Germany, United States of America
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Summary

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.

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  • Geoffrey Rush

    as Hans Hubermann
  • Sophie Nélisse

    as Liesel Meminger
  • Emily Watson

    as Rosa Hubermann
  • Nico Liersch

    as Rudy Steiner
  • Ben Schnetzer

    as Max Vandenburg
  • Heike Makatsch

    as Liesel's mother
  • Barbara Auer

    as Ilsa Hermann
  • Roger Allam

    as Narrator / Death (voice)
  • Rainer Bock

    as Bürgermeister Hermann
  • Gotthard Lange

    as Grave Digger
  • Rainer Reiners

    as Priest
  • Kirsten Block

    as Frau Heinrich
  • Julian Lehmann

    as Liesel's Brother
  • Ludger Bökelmann

    as Football Urchin
  • Paul Schalper

    as Football Urchin
  • Nozomi Linus Kaisar

    as Fat Faced Goalie
  • Oliver Stokowski

    as Alex Steiner
  • Robert Beyer

    as Jewish Accountant
  • Hildegard Schroedter

    as Frau Becker
  • Levin Liam

    as Franz Deutscher
  • Sandra Nedeleff

    as Max's Mother
  • Rafael Gareisen

    as Walter, Nazi Soldier
  • Carl Heinz Choynski

    as Jürgen the Groundsman
  • Mike Maas

    as Rolf Fischer
  • Sebastian Hülk

    as Gestapo Agent
  • Matthias Matschke

    as Wolfgang
  • Beata Lehmann

    as Woman with Champagne
  • Laina Schwarz

    as Neighbor
  • Marie Burchard

    as Neighbor
  • Georg Tryphon

    as Neighbor
  • Joachim Paul Assböck

    as Officer
  • Martin Ontrop

    as Herr Lehmann
  • Jan Andres

    as Fellow Conscript
  • Stephanie Stremler

    as Post Woman
  • Carina N. Wiese

    as Barbara Steiner
Sound John Williams Original Music Composer
Editing John Wilson Editor
Production Simone Bär Casting
Production Karen Rosenfelt Producer
Camera Florian Ballhaus Director of Photography
Costume & Make-Up Anna B. Sheppard Costume Design
Production Redmond Morris Executive Producer
Crew Antje Rau Stunt Coordinator
Crew Barbara Berkery Dialect Coach
Art Katja Fischer Set Designer
Crew Axel Kahnt Property Master
Crew Klaus Mielich Special Effects Coordinator
Sound Glenn Freemantle Sound Designer
Sound Glenn Freemantle Supervising Sound Editor
Editing Gillian Dodders Dialogue Editor
Sound Ben Barker Sound Effects Editor
Sound Ramiro Belgardt Music Editor
Art Bill Crutcher Supervising Art Director
Art Anja Müller Art Direction
Art Rainer Kaufmann Greensman
Editing R.J. Kizer Dialogue Editor
Production Kate Dowd Casting
Writing Michael Petroni Writer
Production Michael Herbell Location Manager
Directing Brian Percival Director
Production Ken Blancato Producer
Directing Elizabeth West Script Supervisor
Art Mark Rosinski Set Decoration
Art Simon Elliott Production Design
Writing Markus Zusak Novel
Art Jens Löckmann Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Brigitte Friedländer-Rodriguez Costume Supervisor
Visual Effects Kerstin Kensy Visual Effects Producer
Costume & Make-Up Theresa Anna Luther Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Pamela Grujic Makeup Department Head
Art Michael Fissneider Set Designer
Art Esther Schreiner Assistant Art Director
Sound Niv Adiri Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Danny Freemantle Sound Effects Editor
Sound Glen Gathard Foley
Sound Peter Hanson Foley
Sound Eilam Hoffman Sound Effects Editor
Sound Helen McGovern Boom Operator
Sound Andy Nelson Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Dirk Schäfer Boom Operator
Visual Effects Florian Gellinger Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Jonathan Weber Visual Effects Supervisor
Camera Florian Emmerich Camera Operator
Camera Nicolay Gutscher Camera Operator
Costume & Make-Up Markus Ernst Costume Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Natascha Gotowtschikow Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Sonja Greif Set Costumer
Crew Andreas Grasshoff Transportation Captain
Crew Jeanette Haley Post Production Supervisor
Editing Emilie O'Connor Dialogue Editor
Costume & Make-Up Alex Rouse Wigmaker
Camera Adam Dale Helicopter Camera
Crew James Gemmill Scenic Artist
Crew Russell Oxley Scenic Artist
Sound Nina Hartstone ADR & Dubbing
Editing Paul Apted Dialogue Editor
Camera Jules Heath Still Photographer
Lighting Janosch Voss Gaffer
Lighting Thorsten Kosselek Best Boy Electric
Editing Jaime Leonard Digital Intermediate
Crew Elspeth Brodie Dialect Coach
Crew Stacy Mann Unit Publicist

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