Released Date
November 7, 2008
Distributor
Miramax
Genre
Drama
Rating
PG-13
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$9,046,156 + $31,370,407 = $40,416,563
24

Asa Butterfield

as Bruno

58

David Thewlis

as Ralf, Bruno's father

48

Vera Farmiga

as Elsa, Bruno's mother

23

Jack Scanlon

as Shmuel

40

Rupert Friend

as Lieutenant Kurt Kotler

73

David Hayman

as Pavel

About The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

Through the innocent eyes of Bruno, the eight-year-old son of the commandant at a German concentration camp, a forbidden friendship with a Jewish boy on the other side of the camp fence has startling and unexpected consequences.

About

The son of a German soldier forms a friendship with a Jewish boy who is in a concentration camp. The film is based on the novel of the same name by Irish writer John Boyne.

Trivia

The movie was distributed by Miramax and Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. Vera Farmiga, who plays Mother, won the British Independent Film Award for Best Actress.