Mr. Movie

December 13, 2013

'The Book Thief': Another of the year's best

Geoffrey Rush and Emily Watson play a World War II German couple who adopt Liesel, a young girl done by charismatic newcomer Sophie Nelisse.

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About Gary Wolcott

Gary Wolcott


Gary Wolcott's "Mr. Movie" column has appeared in the Tri-City Herald since 1992. The Tri-Cities native now lives in Portland, Ore., and watches about 200 movies each year. He believes movies are made to be seen on theater screens and that you should see them there, too. He also encourages questions and comment and loves movie debate.