2007 Drama Rated PG-13 128 Minutes
|In Theaters||December 14, 2007|
|On 4K UHD||Not Available|
|On Blu-ray||March 24, 2009|
|On DVD||March 25, 2008|
Amir is a young Afghani from a well-to-do Kabul family; his best friend Hassan is the son of a family servant. Together the two boys form a bond of friendship that breaks tragically on one fateful day, when Amir fails to save his friend from brutal neighborhood bullies. Amir and Hassan become separated, and as first the Soviets and then the Taliban seize control of Afghanistan, Amir and his father escape to the United States to pursue a new life. Years later, Amir now an accomplished author living in San Francisco is called back to Kabul to right the wrongs he and his father committed years ago.
Rated PG-13 for strong thematic material including the sexual assault of a child, violence and brief strong language.
Box office gross: $15.7 million. View box office history.
Presented in English/Dari/Pashtu/Urdu.
Released by Paramount Vantage. See more credits.