Lions Gate Films | Release Date: October 18, 2002
Summary: Based on actual events, this is the story of the Auschwitz's twelfth Sonderkommando -- one of the thirteen consecutive 'Special Squads' of Jewish prisoners placed by the Nazis in the excruciating moral dilemma of helping to exterminate fellow Jews in exchange for a few more months of life. (Lions Gate Films)
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Runtime: 108 min
Rating: Rated R for strong holocaust violence, nudity and language.
Production: Millennium Films
Genres: Drama
Country: USA
Languages: English, German
Home Release Date: Mar 18, 2003
Director Credit
Tim Blake Nelson Director
Writer Credit
Miklos Nyiszli Book "Auschwitz: A Doctor's Eyewitness Account"
Tim Blake Nelson Written By
Cast Credit
Allan Corduner Dr. Miklos Nyiszli
Daniel Benzali Simon Schlermer
David Arquette Hoffman
David Chandler Max Rosenthal
Dimitar Ivanov Old Man
George Zlatarev Lowy
Harvey Keitel SS-Oberscharfuhrer Eric Muhsfeldt
Henry Stram SS-Hauptsturmfuhrer Josef Mengele
Kamelia Grigorova Girl
Lisa Benavides Anja
Michael Stuhlbarg Cohen
Mira Sorvino Dina
Shirly Brener Inmate
Steve Buscemi 'Hesch' Abramowics
Velizar Binev Moll
Producer Credit
Avi Lerner Producer
Brad Weston Executive Producer
Christine Vachon Producer
Danny Dimbort Executive Producer
Danny Lerner Producer
David Varod Co-Producer
Harvey Keitel Executive Producer
John Wells Executive Producer
Pamela Koffler Producer
Peggy Gormley Executive Producer
Tim Blake Nelson Producer
Trevor Short Executive Producer
Trish Hofmann Line Producer