The giver

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 s...

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Other Authors: Melnick, Michael (Screenwriter), Bridges, Jeff, 1949- (Actor), Streep, Meryl (Actor), Holmes, Katie, 1978- (Actor)
Language:English
Edition:[English/Spanish subtitled version].
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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.
Item Description:Title from sell sheet.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.
Physical Description:1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Format:DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby digital.
Audience:Rating: PG-13; for a mature thematic image and some sci-fi action/violence.

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Call Number: PN1997.S2 G584 2014
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