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Craig Zisk To Direct AMC Pilot ‘Knifeman’

Craig Zisk has stepped in to direct AMC drama pilot Knifeman after Brian Percival pulled out last week for personal reasons. I hear Zisk is already in London working in the pilot. Based on Wendy Moore’s John Hunter biography The Knife...Show More Summary

Director Brian Percival Exits AMC Pilot ‘Knifeman’

AMC Studios is looking for a new director to helm AMC drama pilot Knifeman after The Book Thief director Brian Percival, tapped for the job in March, had to pull out for personal reasons. Based on Wendy Moore’s John Hunter biographyShow More Summary

AMC Sets Directors for Knifeman and Galyntine Pilots

9 months agoFilm / New Releases : Coming Soon

AMC announced today that it has hired directors for its ?Knifeman? and ?Galyntine? pilots, both of which will be produced by AMC Studios in 2014 for consideration for series for 2015. ?Knifeman? will be directed by Brian Percival, whose directing credits include ?Downton Abbey? and The Book Thief. Show More Summary

AMC Sets Directors For ‘Knifeman’ & ‘Galyntine’ Pilots

AMC Studios has tapped The Book Thief director Brian Percival (Downton Abbey) to helm the pilot for Knifeman, the drama about a charming, arrogant surgeon who robs graves and harvests organs in 18th century London. Rolin Jones (United...Show More Summary

‘The Book Thief’ Review

Read our review of 'The Book Thief' movie to find out if director Brian Percival delivers a captivating and thought-provoking adaptation of Markus Zusak's best-selling WWII novel. The post ‘The Book Thief’ Review appeared first on Screen Rant.

Catching Up with Geoffrey Rush, Sophie Nelisse and Brian Percival

Director Brian Percival paints a very fairytale-esque picture with dark nuances and a youthful charm via Nelisse, the breakout star of the movie who holds her own with two acting heavyweights.

Markus Zusak: ‘I want to write so much like me that no one else could have told that story’

Yesterday, author Markus Zusak and filmmaker Brian Percival (pictured, via) appeared in New York City to promote The Book Thief movie adaptation. During the event, they answered questions, showed the trailer, and shared film clips. For Zusak, his main mission as a writer is to “write so much like me that no one else could have told that story. Show More Summary

Capones chats with THE BOOK THIEF stars Geoffrey Rush & Sophie Nélisse, and director Brian Percival

Capones sits down with THE BOOK THIEF stars Geoffrey Rush & Sophie Nélisse, and director Brian Percival Read the full article on AICN Hey everyone. Capone in Chicago here. I'll have a full review for you on Friday, but THE BOOK THIEF...Show More Summary

The Power of Words: Director Brian Percival and actors Geoffrey Rush and Sophie Nélisse discuss "The Book Thief."

The Place: A hotel suite in downtown Chicago. The People: Actor Geoffrey Rush, the Oscar-winning star of such films as "Shine," "Shakespeare in Love," "Quills," "The King's Speech" and the "Pirates of the Caribbean" saga, 13-year-old...Show More Summary

The Book Thief

Has the use of Nazis in movies reached the point of being pornographic? While some observers might say that line was crossed long ago, others may find that conclusive proof arrives in Brian Percival's "The Book Thief," based on an international...Show More Summary

CS Video: The Girl, Accordionist, Thievery and Soup of The Book Thief

Based on the Markus Zusak book, Brian Percival's The Book Thief takes place in Nazi Germany and tells the tale of a young girl named Liesel Meminger (Sophie Nélisse). Liesel and her brother are given up for adoption, but when her brother...Show More Summary

The Book Thief Debuts a Poster

Twentieth Century Fox has debuted, via Yahoo! Movies, the poster for director Brian Percival's The Book Thief, starring Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson and Sophie Nélisse. Opening in theaters on November 15 and based on the beloved bestselling...Show More Summary

Fox 2000 Releases ‘The Book Thief’ Trailer

Fox 2000 has released an official trailer for The Book Thief movie. We’ve embedded the video above–what do you think? The story of this film adaptation, helmed by filmmaker Brian Percival, originates from Markus Zusak’s popular young...Show More Summary

‘The Book Thief’ Trailer: A Little Girl Changes Everyone’s Lives During WWII, What Did You Ever Do?

“If your eyes could speak, what would they say?” So postulates Max, a young Jewish refugee seeking shelter in Liesel’s house during WWII. It’s a pretty big question to ask a little girl, but as the trailer for Brian Percival‘s The Book...Show More Summary

Hot Trailer: ‘The Book Thief’

Brian Percival (Downton Abbey) directs Michael Petroni’s adaptation of Markus Zusak’s NYT bestseller, about a young girl with a voracious appetite for books living in Nazi Germany as the war escalates around her. Emily Watson, Geoffrey Rush, Sophie Nélisse, and Ben Schnetzer star. Fox 2000 will release the pic November 15. Here’s the trailer:

The Trailer for The Book Thief

20th Century Fox has debuted the trailer for director Brian Percival's The Book Thief, starring Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson and Sophie Nélisse. Opening in theaters on November 15 and based on the beloved bestselling book, The Book Thief...Show More Summary

'The Book Thief' Begins Shooting in Germany

Emily Watson, Sophie Nelisse and Geoffrey Rush star in the literary adaptation from "Downton Abbey" director Brian Percival. read more

Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson & Sophie Nelisse Cast in The Book Thief Film Adaptation

2 years agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Fox 2000 has acquired the film rights to The Book Thief by Markus Zusak. Rumors have swirled that Downtown Abbey director Brian Percival would helm this movie project, but it has not been confirmed. The movie studio has recruited Sophie Nelisse to play the title character of Liesel Meminger. Show More Summary

The Book Thief Adds Sophie Nelisse, Geoffrey Rush and Emily Watson

2 years agoEntertainment / Film : MovieWeb

Brian Percival is directing this adaptation of Markus Zusak's bestselling novel with Michael Petroni penning the screenplay. [...]

Downton Abbey Director May Adapt Markus Zusak’s The Book Thief

3 years agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Brian Percival may direct a film adaptation of Markus Zusak‘s The Book Thief for Fox 2000. According to Deadline, The Twilight Saga film series producer Karen Rosenfelt is already on board. Michael Petroni, the screenwriter behind The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, has written the script. Show More Summary

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