What if every time you read aloud, the story came to life? Based onCornelia Funke's bestselling children’s novel, this timeless tale ofimagination and adventure centers on a young girl whose father (TheMummy's Brendan Fraser) has a secret ability to bring characters frombooks to life when he reads them aloud. But when a ruthless villain (TheLord of the Rings' Andy Serkis) from a rare children's fable kidnapsMeggie's father to bring others out of the boundaries of fiction, sheand a disparate group of friends both real and magic embark on the kindof adventure she has only read about in books to save him and set thingsright. Also starring The Da Vinci Code's Paul Bettany and Oscar winnersHelen Mirren and Jim Broadbent, INKHEART makes all the mystery, all thedanger, and all the adventure jump off the page!
A Story from the Cast and Crew [Playing the game "tell me a story," Novelist Cornelia Funke starts the cast & crew off on this wild adventure by giving the first line, "I discovered the hole under my bed on my thirtenth birthday…."] Eliza Reads to Us [Actress Eliza Bennett ("Meggie Folchart") shares one of her favorite passages from the book that did not end up in the movie, accompanied by Cornelia illustrations of the story]