The Children's Story (1982) Movie poster and book cover compared.

The Children's Story

James Clavell, 1982

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The Children's Story
James Clavell, 1981

The Children’s Story is a movie directed by James Clavell in 1982 and based on the book of the same name by James Clavell, first published in 1981. The movie features Max Barabas, Michael Bellaran, Vanessa Biery, Michaela Clavell, Danielle DuClos, Mildred Dunnock, and others.

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RATING

8.3

/ 10

Movie Poster: The Children's Story (James Clavell, 1982)

8.2

/ 10

Book Cover: The Children's Story (James Clavell, 1981)

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AUDIOBOOK

Audiobook cover of The Children's Story, the 1981 book by James Clavell.

The Children's Story

Read by: Keith David

Storyline

In a recently established totalitarian government, a new teacher is assigned to a classroom of young children, replacing the previous instructor who is removed. The fresh educator challenges the students’ perceptions of their world, with young Johnny posing questions. Despite the teacher skillfully manipulating the truth into seemingly rational answers, the children quickly begin to adopt the new perspective.

Genres

Movie vs Book

Poster of The Children's Story, the 1982 movie by James Clavell

Year

1982

Minutes

30

Movie Rate

8.30

Source: IMDb

Movie

The Children's Story

Country: USA

Year: 1982

Length: 30m

Cover of The Children's Story, the 1981 book by James Clavell

Year

1981

Pages

114

Book Rate

8.20

S: Goodreads

Book

The Children's Story

Country: USA

First published in: 1981

Length: 114 pages

Genre: Fiction

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User polls & recommendations

Which is better?

Poster of The Children's Story, the 1982 movie by James Clavell

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Cover of The Children's Story, the 1981 book by James Clavell

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IS IT WORTH WATCHING?

Poster of The Children's Story, the 1982 movie by James Clavell

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15% No

11 votes

2 votes

book

IS IT WORTH READING?

Cover of The Children's Story, the 1981 book by James Clavell

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31% No

9 votes

4 votes

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