The Giver

September 11, 2014
Directed by: Phillip Noyce; Starring: Brenton Thwaites, Jeff Bridges, Meryl Streep; Genre: Drama | Sci-Fi ; Age: +12; Time: 97min
Jonas is a young man who lives in a seemingly ideal world of conformity and contentment. Yet as he begins to spend time with The Giver, who is the sole keeper of all the community’s memories, Jonas quickly begins to discover the dark and deadly truths of his community’s secret past. He realizes that the stakes are higher than imagined – a matter of life and death for himself and those he loves most. Jonas knows that he must escape their world to protect them all – a challenge that no one has ever succeeded at before.