The Kite Runner

Hampered by a dull leading performance, Marc Foster and screenwriter David Benioff's adaptation of Khaled Hosseini's hugely popular novel skimps on the book's real value — Hosseini's recollection of a modern, progressive Afghanistan and its fate in the hands of foreign invaders and religious fanatics — in favor of bland melodrama and absurd dramatics....read more

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The Kite Runner
02:04 — Two old friends reunite in their home country of Afghanistan to help one of their sons.
The Kite Runner - Trailer
01:51 — Two old friends reunite in their home country of Afghanistan to help one of their sons.
The Kite Runner - Trailer
02:25 — Two old friends reunite in their home country of Afghanistan to help one of their sons.
The Kite Runner - Official Trailer
01:49 — Two old friends reunite in their home country of Afghanistan to help one of their sons.
TV Spot - 'World'
00:32 — TV spot for The Kite Runner opens up with an introduction from the book's author Khaled Hosseini. Director Marc Forster follows suit by explaining the (more…)
TV Spot - 'Phenomenon'
00:32 — In 2003, The Kite Runner became a world reknown phenomenon. Now, the novel that has touched millions, has become the motion picture event that will in (more…)
Making Of
01:01 — Watch 'A Look at the Making of The Kite Runner.' Featurette features behind the scenes video, scenes from the film and interviews with cast and crew.
Trailer
01:55 — An epic tale of fathers and sons, of friendship and betrayal, that takes us from the final days of Afghanistan's monarchy to the atrocities of the Tal (more…)
The Kite Runner
The Kite Runner, From The Directors of Monsters's Ball and Finding Neverland, A Marc Foster Film. In theaters November 2

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  • Released: 2007
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: Hampered by a dull leading performance, Marc Foster and screenwriter David Benioff's adaptation of Khaled Hosseini's hugely popular novel skimps on the book's real value — Hosseini's recollection of a modern, progressive Afghanistan and its fate in the han… (more)

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