The Kite Runner
After spending years in California, Amir returns to Afghanistan, his homeland, to help his old friend Hassan whose son is in trouble.
A colourful picture is portrayed of the country before the Soviet invasion and the horrors that befall it thereafter.
The dreadful shame still eating away at Amir long after a number of treacherous boyhood events will haunt you long after the lights go up.
Running Time: 2h 8min