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Metascore
82

Universal acclaim - based on 35 Critics

User Score
8.7

Universal acclaim- based on 148 Ratings

Summary: It's the last days of Adolf Hitler, April 1945, and Hitler's personal secretary Traudl Junge finds herself in the Der Fuhrer's bunker. Facing inevitable defeat, Hilter's moods range from defiance to fight or flee, remain loyal or opt for self-preservation. Eva Braun parties while Magda Goebbels kills her children. The movie goes on to show how Hitler and Eva lived their last hours in the Bunker.
Runtime: 156 min
Rating: Rated R for strong violence, disturbing images and some nudity.
Production: Rai Cinemafiction
Genres: Biography, Drama, History, War
Countries: Germany, Italy, Austria
Languages: German, Russian
Home Release Date: Aug 2, 2005
Director Credit
Oliver Hirschbiegel Director
Writer Credit
Bernd Eichinger Screenplay
Joachim Fest Book
Melissa Müller Book "Bis Zur Letzten Stunde"
Traudl Junge Book "Bis Zur Letzten Stunde"
Principal Cast Credit
Alexandra Maria Lara Traudl Junge
Bruno Ganz Adolf Hitler
Corinna Harfouch Magda Goebbels
Juliane Köhler Eva Braun
Ulrich Matthes Joseph Goebbels
Cast Credit
André Hennicke SS-Brigadeführer Wilhelm Mohnke
Birgit Minichmayr Gerda Christian
Christian Berkel Prof. Dr. Ernst-Günter Schenck
Heino Ferch Albert Speer
Justus von Dohnanyi General Der Infanterie Wilhelm Burgdorf
Matthias Habich Prof. Dr. Werner Haase
Michael Mendl General Der Artillerie Helmuth Weidling
Rolf Kanies General Der Infanterie Hans Krebs
Thomas Kretschmann SS-Gruppenführer Hermann Fegelein
Ulrich Noethen Reichsführer SS Heinrich Himmler
Producer Credit
Bernd Eichinger Producer
Christine Rothe Executive Producer
Doris J. Heinze Co-Producer: NDR
Jörn Klamroth Co-Producer: Degeto Film
Wolf-Dietrich Brücker Co-Producer: WDR
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