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Everything is Illuminated

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Everything Is Illuminated

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
104 minutes
Limited Release Date:
09/16/05
performer:
Elijah Wood, Eugene Hutz, Jason Schwartzman
director:
Liev Schreiber
distributor:
Warner Independent Pictures
author:
Liev Schreiber
genre:
Drama

We gave it a B+

Elijah Wood’s night-creature eyes are magnified by thick eyeglasses as a comically somber fellow searching for his grandfather’s old-country birthplace. Lovingly directed by Liev Schreiber, from Jonathan Safran Foer’s novel.