Study Guide compares the novel The Book Thief by Markus Zusak to the movie The Book Thief (2013) starring Sophie Nelisse, Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson, and Ben Schnetzer. Directed by Brian Percival. Fox 2000 Pictures. The movie version accurately covers the main plot and themes of the book even though the movie omits 49 chapters. The movie was filmed in Germany and uses some of the dialogue from the book. The film deviates from the book a few times, but the changes do not alter the basic plot.
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