The boy in the striped pajamas [videorecording] / Miramax Films presents in association with BBC Films ; a Heyday Films production ; a film by Mark Herman
DVDs | distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment | 2009 | [Widescreen version.]
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD B DRAMA) plus 2 more
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Burbank, CA : Miramax Home Entertainment : distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, 
1 videodisc (ca. 94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
In English, with optional subtitles in English *SDH) or Spanish.
Vera Farmiga, David Thewlis, Rupert Friend, Asa Butterfield.
Producer, David Heyman ; screenplay, Mark Herman ; director, Mark Herman ; director of photography, Benoît Delhomme ; editor, Michael Ellis ; music, James Horner.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Based on the book "The boy in the striped pajamas" by John Boyne.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some mature thematic material involving the Holocaust.
Poland, World War II. Innocent and naive 8-year-old Bruno is bored and restless in his new home. Ignoring his mother, he sets off on an adventure in the woods. He comes across a high fence which separates him from the people he can see through it. Soon he meets a young boy in striped pajamas, and a surprising friendship develops.
Special features: deleted scenes (with optional commentary by writer/director Mark Herman and author John Boyne); "Friendship beyond the fence" featurette; feature commentary by writer/director Mark Herman and author John Boyne.
MW, 3-09; 4-09(add)
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