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Monday, Dec. 29, 2008
Immaculately composed and lit like a series of moving paintings, The Reader is a coming-of-age story, a twilight reflection on the past and an unusual meditation on German Holocaust guilt. Based on Bernhard Schlink's novel, The Reader reunites director Stephen Daldry and writer David Hare, whose previous collaboration, The Hours, was also a high-toned immersion into melancholy and loss. The Reader concerns a 16-year-old...