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Titanic (1943)

TV-PG  |   |  Action, Drama, History  |  7 February 1950 (West Germany)
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The story of the sinking of the British luxury liner Titanic in 1912.

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Cast overview:
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Sigrid Olinsky
Hans Nielsen ...
Kirsten Heiberg ...
Gloria
Ernst Fritz Fürbringer ...
Sir Bruce Ismay (as E.F. Fürbringer)
Karl Schönböck ...
Charlotte Thiele ...
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Franz Schafheitlin ...
Hunderson
Sepp Rist ...
Jan
Claude Farell ...
Manniküre Hedi (as Monika Burg)
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Storyline

Building the Titanic has been a huge financial effort, and White Star Line president Ismay wants her maiden voyage to hit the headlines. He urges Captain Smith to make the fastest possible crossing to New York. When iceberg warnings come in, the captain must ask himself if he is willing to risk the safety of his ship just to please Ismay. Written by Wilhelm Noeker <wnoeker@t-online.de>

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7 February 1950 (West Germany)  »

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Runtime:

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| (Tobis-Klangfilm)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

After the film was confiscated by the Allies in 1945, footage from the sinking scenes would be recycled into numerous films and television shows whenever a low budget production required to show scenes of a massive shipwreck. See more »

Goofs

When the iceberg is sighted, both its location in relation to the ship and the direction the ship is ordered to turn are incorrect. See more »

Quotes

Sir Bruce Ismay: The White Star Line has no need of officiers who sow only unrest among the passangers.
1st Officer Petersen: And I have no need to serve on a ship that run not by sailors but by stock speculators.
Sir Bruce Ismay: I forbit you to use that tone. Go in your stateroom. I'm relieving you of your duty.
1st Officer Petersen: On board this ship you can neither relieve me of duty nor give me orders. To me you are nothing more than a passanger.
[leaves]
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Nearer My God To Thee
(uncredited)
Written by Sarah F. Adams (as Sarah Flower Adams) and Lowell Mason
played in the Telegraph room
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Not as bad as expected
18 March 1999 | by (Münster, Germany) – See all my reviews

Look out for the scene when Petersen forces his Ex to enter the lifeboat and then guess who watched this movie quite carefully...James Cameron maybe? To put it short, if you are able to substract the propaganda and the resulting errors, it is better than the 1953-US version, especially regarding the special effects. Could anyone check out which ship "doubled" the Titanic? If it really is the "Gustloff" then we have a case of very bitter irony here...


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