We just chatted to Steven Tyler ahead of his visit to SA next week and he totally invited us backstage!

VOTE AND WIN: You could win an iPad Mini by voting for your favourite local celeb in the Channel24 Awards!

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

2009-02-06 12:37
 

"While the film is relatively faithful to the original novel, many details have been altered. Director Mark Herman keeps it simple, omitting many elements, while making Bruno's innocence the central focus. The process of discovery by the reader as Bruno begins to learn more about the real world is lost in the film adaptation, making it more difficult for the viewer to relate to Bruno. Although the simple storytelling works, it could have included many more details."

- Read the full review by MyChannel24 reader Cruiz Dwyer
Bruno (Asa Butterfield) is a young boy living in Berlin in 1942 with his well-to-do family. But soon the family is forced to move to Poland due to his Father's (David Thewlis) promotion at the Krakow concentration camp.

There Bruno meets and befriends a young Jewish boy being held in the camp. Their meeting results in a friendship that has devastating consequences.

Read more on:    england  |  world  |  nazi  |  war
NEXT ON CHANNEL24X

Add Your Review

(Comments may be edited or deleted at the Channel24 editors’ discretion)
Lutho 12/11/2008 12:37 PM
Sounds intersting
Eddy 12/18/2008 9:05 AM
  • Rating:
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
... looks interesting, can't wait to see it.
Your Name
Comment
Please enter the following text
Captcha
Your rating
for this movie
Rate Me...  
 
 

Recent Reviews

Could The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1 be the downfall of the popular franchise? Read More »
Add your review

No Good Deed

2014-11-14 10:31

This home invasion thriller will have you on the edge of your seat. Read More »
Add your review

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.