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The Great Dictator (1940) Poster

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Release Dates 

USA 15 October 1940 (New York City, New York) (premiere)
UK 16 December 1940
Mexico 1 January 1941
USA 7 March 1941
France 4 April 1945
Argentina 31 May 1945
Belgium 22 June 1945
Sweden 19 November 1945
Portugal 17 December 1945
Italy 9 April 1946
Hong Kong 27 March 1947
Netherlands 1 August 1947
Czechoslovakia 10 October 1947
Denmark 1 December 1947
Turkey 1949
Finland 26 May 1950
West Germany 26 August 1958
Japan 15 October 1960
USA 1972 (re-release)
Belgium 30 March 1973 (Gent) (re-release)
Japan 13 October 1973 (re-release)
Finland 21 December 1973 (re-release)
Portugal 8 May 1974 (re-release)
Spain 22 March 1976
Germany 10 April 1997 (re-release)
Norway 5 May 2000 (Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival)
Israel 26 September 2002 (re-release)
Belgium 16 October 2002 (re-release)
France 16 October 2002 (re-release)
Norway 20 October 2002 (Bergen International Film Festival)
South Korea 1 November 2002 (re-release)
Spain 22 November 2002 (re-release)
Norway 22 November 2002 (re-release)
Austria 20 December 2002 (limited) (re-release)
Italy 20 December 2002 (re-release)
Sweden 25 December 2002 (re-release)
Czech Republic 16 January 2003 (re-release)
Canada 24 January 2003 (Québec) (re-release)
Greece 30 May 2003
Finland 13 June 2003 (re-release)
UK 22 August 2003 (re-release)
Ireland 22 August 2003 (re-release)
Mexico 13 November 2003 (Muestra Internacional de Cine)
Hong Kong 30 November 2003 (Hong Kong Jewish Film Festival)
Portugal 26 August 2004 (re-release)
Germany 30 December 2004 (re-release)
Brazil 23 September 2005 (São Paulo) (re-release)
Poland 15 February 2008 (re-release)
Greece 22 October 2010 (Panorama of European Cinema)
Norway 26 August 2011 (St. Hans Haugen Film Festival)
Greece 24 May 2012 (re-release)
Israel 28 June 2012 (re-release)

Also Known As (AKA) 

Argentina El gran dictador
Belgium (Flemish title) De diktator
Belgium (French title) Le dictateur
Bulgaria (Bulgarian title) Великият диктатор
Brazil O Grande Ditador
Canada (French title) Le dictateur
Chile El gran dictador
Colombia El gran dictador
Czechoslovakia Diktátor
Germany Der große Diktator
Denmark Den store diktator
Denmark Diktatoren
Spain El gran dictador
Finland Diktaattori
France Le dictateur
Greece (festival title) O Charlot diktatoras
Greece (transliterated ISO-LATIN-1 title) O diktator
Greece (reissue title) O megalos diktator
Greece Ο Μεγάλος Δικτάτωρ
Croatia Veliki diktator
Hungary A diktátor
Israel (Hebrew title) Ha-Dictator Ha-Gadol
Italy Il grande dittatore
Japan Dokusaisha
Mexico El gran dictador
Netherlands De dictator
Norway Diktatoren
Peru El gran dictador
Poland Dyktator
Portugal O Grande Ditador
Romania Dictatorul
Serbia Veliki diktator
Russia Великий диктатор
Sweden Diktatorn
Turkey (Turkish title) Büyük Diktatör
USA (working title) The Dictator
Uruguay El gran dictador

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