The giver., director, Phillip Noyce ; producer, Jeff Bridges ; screenwriter, Michale Mitnick, Widescreen
The work The giver., director, Phillip Noyce ; producer, Jeff Bridges ; screenwriter, Michale Mitnick, Widescreen represents a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Tewksbury Public Library.

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  • The giver., director, Phillip Noyce ; producer, Jeff Bridges ; screenwriter, Michale Mitnick, Widescreen
Main title
  • The giver.
Responsibility statement
  • director, Phillip Noyce ; producer, Jeff Bridges ; screenwriter, Michale Mitnick
Language
  • eng
Summary
  • The story centers on Jonas, young man who lives in a supposedly ideal world of conformity and contentment. Yet as he begins to spend time with the elder, who is the sole keeper of all the community's memories, Jonas quickly begins to discover the dark and deadly truths of his community's secret past. At extreme odds, Jonas knows that he must escape their world to protect them all; a challenge that no one has ever succeeded at before
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  • videorecording
Intended audience
  • Rating: PG-13; for a mature thematic image and some sci-fi action/violence
OCLC Number
  • 892864216
Runtime
  • 94
Table of contents
  • special features: Jeff Bridges presents the original script reading featuring Lloyd Bridges; Making The Giver: from page to screen; Jonas' harrowing journey--extended scene; "ordinary human" featurette with OneRepublic's Ryan Tedder; author Lois Lowry on The Giver; study guide
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  • live action
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  • Widescreen
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