Jewish paper attacks Boy in Striped Pyjamas film version

The Jewish Chronicle newspaper has criticised the film version of Irish writer John Boyne’s best-selling Holocaust book, The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas.

20th September, 2008

The Jewish Chronicle newspaper has criticised the film version of Irish writer John Boyne’s best-selling Holocaust book, The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas.

The Israeli newspaper has panned the credibility of elements of the storyline in Boyne’s book and has described the Disney movie as ‘‘not particularly good’’ and lacking historical accuracy. Boyne’s literary agent has rejected the claims.

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