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Michael Berg (David Kross), a teen in postwar Germany, begins a passionate but clandestine affair with Hanna Schmitz (Kate Winslet), an older woman who enjoys having classic novels read to her. Then Hanna mysteriously disappears, leaving Michael heartbroken and confused. Years later, Michael, now a law student, gets the shock of his life when he sees Hanna on trial for Nazi war crimes.
David kross Steamy scenes with Kate Winslet When then-16-year-old David Kross initially auditioned for Stephen Daldry's "The Reader," his ...
The epitome of middle-brow ‘quality’ drama — admirable within its limitations, but Bernard Schlink’s Oprah Winfrey Book Club-approved book wasn’t exactly literature, as this isn’t exactly cinema.
"The Reader" is going to be a tough sell for audiences.
Kate Winslet mixes sex and war in this adaptation of Bernard Schlink's celebrated, indecent novel.