The reader

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Publisher:
The Weinstein Company Home Entertainment ;
Pub. Date:
c2009.
Edition:
Widescreen version.
Language:
English
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"What have we learned (and what might we have forgotten) from history's bloody backwash? Guilt, love, and history are three skeins, woven together to create human beings or, alternately, human monsters. The question of wartime culpability undergirds the May-December romance in postwar Berlin between Hanna, a weary-looking, sexually rapacious streetcar ticket-taker and Michael, a young schoolboy whom she seduces, ravenously and to his great delight. One day, Hanna is gone, with no explanation, and Michael grows into a promising young law student. His class attends a trial, where the new Germany judges the past and, by default, the lovers as well."--Container.
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auth_author2 Daldry, Stephen., Fiennes, Ralph., Ganz, Bruno., Gigliotti, Donna., Hare, David, 1947-, Kross, David, 1990-, Minghella, Anthony., Morris, Redmond., Muhly, Nico., Olin, Lena., Pollack, Sydney, 1934-2008., Schlink, Bernhard., Winslet, Kate.
author2-role Daldry, Stephen.|Director, Fiennes, Ralph.|Actor, Ganz, Bruno.|Actor, Genius Products, Inc., Gigliotti, Donna.|Producer, Hare, David,1947-|Screenwriter, Kross, David,1990-|Actor, Minghella, Anthony.|Producer, Mirage Enterprises., Morris, Redmond.|Producer, Muhly, Nico.|Composer, Neunte Babelsberg Film (Firm), Olin, Lena.|Actor, Pollack, Sydney,1934-2008.|Producer, Schlink, Bernhard.Vorleser., Weinstein Company Home Entertainment (Firm), Weinstein Company., Winslet, Kate.|Actor
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subject_facet Feature films, Feature films -- United States, Fiction films, Germany -- History -- 1945-1955 -- Fiction, Historical films, Law students -- Germany -- Drama, Man-woman relationships -- Germany -- Drama, Oral reading -- Drama, Paramours -- Germany -- Drama, Schlink, Bernhard -- Film and video adaptations, Thrillers (Motion pictures), Video recordings for the hearing impaired, War crime trials -- Germany -- Drama, World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities -- Drama
title_display The reader
title_full The reader [videorecording] / The Weinstein Company presents ; a Mirage Enterprises production ; a Neunte Babelsberg Film GmBH production ; directed by Stephen Daldry ; screenplay by David Hare ; produced by Anthony Minghella, Sydney Pollack, Donna Gigliotti, Redmond Morris
title_short The reader
topic_facet Atrocities, Germany, History, Law students, Man-woman relationships, Oral reading, Paramours, Schlink, Bernhard, War crime trials, World War, 1939-1945
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