|Starring||Abbie Cornish, Geoffrey Rush, Helen Mirren, Hugo Weaving, Ryan Kwanten, Sam Neill|
|Genre(s)||Adventure, Animation, Fantasy|
|Honor(s)||Truly Moving Picture Award Winner|
Soren, a young barn owl, is kidnapped by owls of St. Aggie’s, ostensibly an orphanage, where owlets are brainwashed into becoming soldiers. He and his new friends escape to the island of Ga’Hoole, to assist its noble, wise owls who fight the army being created by the wicked rulers of St. Aggie’s.
Sample Discussion Guide Questions:
• The brothers had very different personalities despite the fact they were raised in the same place with the same parents. Do you have any siblings? How are you like them and how are you different from them? Why do you think there are such differences?
• Kludd probably considered his brother Soren to be weak? Do you think Soren was weak? What does it mean to you to be strong?