After finishing 5th place at the Box Office on it’s opening weekend, The Giver hits Netflix for streaming. The film is based on a 1993 Novel by Lois Lowry, and stars Brenton Thwaites, Jeff Bridges, Meryl Streep, Odyea Rush, Katie Holmes and Taylor Swift.
The plot of the movie starts following “The Ruin”. Society has be reorganized into communities and all memories of the past have been erased except for one person, The Receiver of Memory. Jonas (Brenton Thwaites) is a 16 year old who is anxious to find out about his career path that will be assigned to him. He will be the next Receiver of Memory and starts receiving memories from, The Giver (past receiver). Jonas is lead down a path that takes him through memories of a young girls suicide and brings him to the decision that everyone should have their memories. In a heroic effort Jonas tries to save the community.
The Giver is available now on Netflix. View it now to find out what everyone is talking about.