The Kite Runner

Dan Movie Reviews

Based on the successful novel by Afghan-American author Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner is the emotional story about a Amir (Khalid Abdalla), a well-off young boy from Kabul who confronts the guilt – and consequences – of the betrayal of his childhood friend Hassan, the son of his father’s “Hazara” servant. Directed by Mark Forster (Finding Neverland, Monster’s Ball), the movie starts with the adult Amir getting a phone call to come back to Kabul, and then in flashback form, …