The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

Book vs Movie

In this movie and book, there is an 8 year old boy, named Bruno. His father is the commandant of a concentration camp, and he gets relocated to the camp, so the family has to move. They end of moving to the camp, and live in a not-as-nice house, where Bruno doesn't have any friends. Until one day, Bruno is exploring in the woods behind his house, and finds a large fence at the camp. There, Bruno finds a new friend, named Shmuel, and they become friends for life. Find out all about their adventures in The Boy In The Striped Pajamas.
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  • The landscape of the concentration camp is different
  • People looked different then I imagined them
  • Gretel and Bruno don't talk much in the book
  • Bruno's mom didn't take ownership for Pavel fixing Bruno
  • The fence is electric
  • Grandma died from different causes
  • Bruno and Shmuel play games in movie

The Characters

Here are some of the characters:
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