The Giver (Jeff Bridges, left) teaches history to Jonas (Brenton Thwaites) in “The Giver.”
The Giver (Jeff Bridges, left) teaches history to Jonas (Brenton Thwaites) in “The Giver.” Courtesy of Weinstein Co.
The Giver (Jeff Bridges, left) teaches history to Jonas (Brenton Thwaites) in “The Giver.” Courtesy of Weinstein Co.

Although familiar, ‘The Giver’s’ tale is well told

August 15, 2014 7:17 AM