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The Thief Lord (2005)

Description:
Mystical, magical and completely enchanting, this epic tale in the tradition of the Harry Potter series brings the beloved characters of prize-winning novelist Cornelia Funke to dazzling life. After their mother dies, two boys flee their mean aunt and head for Venice, Italy, where they meet Scipio, the mysterious ""Thief Lord."" Along with a small band of abandoned kids who call an old movie theater home, the boys join Scipio's world of robbing the rich to support themselves. Soon, they win the heart of the detective hired to track them, and begin an adventure that leads them to an old merry-go-round believed to have special powers. Featuring Vanessa Redgrave and a captivating supporting cast, The Thief Lord will steal your heart from beginning to end.
Distributor:
Fox Home Video
Length:
98 minutes
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"Wow! Move over Harry Potter! This is a wonderful visual treat. The story with its twists and turns will fascinate all ages. A magical merry-go-round that makes your heart's desire come true. Characters bigger than life, and love inspire imagination."

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Film Advisory Board, Inc.



 
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