Me, The Bookkeeper. Just leave us a message here and we will work on getting you verified. There are no featured audience reviews for Gallagher - The Bookkeeper at this time. Written by I think it just comes across as a little bit silly in the film though. Your AMC Ticket Confirmation# can be found in your order confirmation email. I liked the performances of Sophie Nélisse as Liesel Meminger, and Geoffrey Rush and Emily Watson as Meminger's foster parents. Willa Cather's the Bookkeeper ( 2014) Willa Cather's the Bookkeeper. Some of it works, some of it doesn't. Opening with a sweeping shot of a train racing on snow-covered tracks, a title card reads 'Germany, February 1938'. When she arrives, Liesel makes a very strong impression on a neighbour boy, Rudy Steiner (Nico Liersch), and they become best friends. A man is interrogated, along with his fellow employees and boss, after he steals money from his work. Since the story is essentially Anne Frank re-gendered, why bother at all? Not Rated | 58min | Documentary, Comedy | TV Special 1985. The Book Thief has stolen my heart. PG-13 (Some Violence|Intense Thematic Material), drama, It's just that the film, lacking in the source material's depth and forceful grip, failed to meet the demands of such a powerful and compelling book. That’s what people do. It's a worryingly lenient and obtuse approach to history and historical evil, which are smothered in feelgood tragi-sentimental slush. 190 likes. Upstairs, his crippled Granny remains addicted to tinned Irish stew and televised rock n' roll wrestling, until, that is, she is invaded by a bizarre literary book worm which infects her with a desire for TS Eliot. In an out of the way, old fashioned book shop, an eccentric proprietor defends his books from the predations of time, insects and occasional customers. Da 5 Bloods. Though Liesel's new family barely scrape by, their situation becomes even more precarious when they secretly shelter a Jewish boy whose father once saved Hans' life. | Rating: 2/5 Liesel grows to love books, even rescuing one from a Nazi bonfire. and to receive email from Rotten Tomatoes and Fandango. and the Terms and Policies, Sidney Poitier’s 7 Most Memorable Performances, All Harry Potter Movies Ranked Worst to Best by Tomatometer. |, July 31, 2019 The Bookkeeper. |, February 28, 2014 Keep checking Rotten Tomatoes for updates! The film-making style seems disconcertingly glossy given the downbeat themes. "Better that we leave the paint behind, than ever forget the music.". Upstairs, his crippled Granny remains... View production, box office, & company info. 99%. We want to hear what you have to say but need to verify your email. Your AMC Ticket Confirmation# can be found in your order confirmation email. Cinemark Don’t worry, it won’t take long. When two men find an unlikely friendship, it is clear their histories connect in way's they would like to forget. The Untouchables is a 1987 American crime film directed by Brian De Palma, produced by Art Linson, written by David Mamet, and based on the book of the same name (1957). and to receive email from Rotten Tomatoes and Fandango. Use the HTML below. And Sophie Nelisse is quite good, but I thought her delivery was poor at times. I think Geoffrey Rush steals the show. | Rotten (79). | Rating: 2/5 Like a 5 outta 10 or something". Copyright © Fandango. |, December 11, 2018 How can one person justify the persecution of someone else based on their skin color, religion, sexuality, etc while also doing good things for others. Eliot. 12min | Short, Drama, History | 10 June 2016 (UK) When two elderly men start an unlikely friendship, it is clear that their histories connect in ways they would like to forget. Copyright © Fandango. |. Directed by Brian Percival and written by Michael Petroni, with an Oscar-nominated musical score composed by John Williams and starring Emily Watson, Geoffrey Rush, Sophie Nélisse, Ben Schnetzer, Nico Liersch, and Joachim Paul Assböck, it had all the elements to be outstanding, but it didn't break the "average" barrier. (1999). No Reviews for Gallagher - The Bookkeeper. Your Ticket Confirmation # is located under the header in your email that reads "Your Ticket Reservation Details". We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future. Short, Crime, Drama | 8 February 2014 (USA) 0:41 | Clip. Sidney Poitier’s 7 Most Memorable Performances, All Harry Potter Movies Ranked Worst to Best by Tomatometer. |, February 28, 2014 and the Terms and Policies, history, January 2, 2018 Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. All rights reserved. No quotes approved yet for Gallagher - The Bookkeeper. The film's real selling point proves to be the presence of Geoffrey Rush. Shirley. and to receive email from Rotten Tomatoes and Fandango. I think the film certainly plays it safe with the Nazi Germany setting, when it really could've been used far more effectively. The film stars Kevin Costner, Charles Martin Smith, Andy García, Robert De Niro, and Sean Connery, and follows Eliot Ness (Costner) as he forms the Untouchables team to bring Al Capone (De Niro) to justice during Prohibition. Coming Soon. The film also shines a spotlight on humanity itself and how, in the same person, you can see the absolute worst and best in them. By creating an account, you agree to the Privacy Policy |, February 27, 2014 The Book Keeper loves his books and will do anything to protect them...even murder, but his tiny world is turned around when he catches his Granny chewing on a few volumes of T.S. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. The Bookkeeper. And as I was explaining to her, or trying to, I very quickly realised, wait a minute... That was fuckin' stupid! There are no approved quotes yet for this movie. Verified reviews are considered more trustworthy by fellow moviegoers. I wish the film wasn't so afraid to use its setting to really show the ugly side of humanity, as Death mentions in his narration, and I thought it was too sentimental at times, but this is still a good movie with a good story and great performances.