'The Book Thief' Blu-ray Announced and Detailed

Posted Thu Jan 16, 2014 at 08:00 AM PST by

The acclaimed WWII drama arrives on Blu-ray in March. You can pre-order this title here!

In an early announcement to retailers, 20th Century Fox is preparing 'The Book Thief' for Blu-ray on March 11.

The 550-page, World War II-era novel, narrated by Death, tells the story of Liesel Meminger from the time she is taken at age 9 to live with a foster family in a German working-class neighborhood. Liesel arrives having just stolen her first book, "The Gravediggers Handbook" -- it will be the beginning of a love affair with books.

The Blu-ray will feature 1080p video, a lossless 5.1 soundtrack, and supplements will include: Deleted Scenes, A Hidden Truth: Bringing The Book, Thief to Life, and Original Theatrical Trailer.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $39.99.

You can find the latest specs for 'The Book Thief' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under March 11.

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The Book Thief (Blu-ray)
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