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I sequestrati di Altona (1962)

A maddened German war criminal lives in a secluded house owned by his rich father who lets him think the war is still on 20 years after the fact. However, no deception can last forever.

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Albrecht von Gerlach
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Françoise Prévost ...
Leni von Gerlach
Alfredo Franchi ...
Groundskeeper
Lucia Pelella ...
Groundskeeper's wife
Roberto Massa ...
Chauffeur
Antonia Cianci ...
Maid
Carlo Antonini ...
Police Official
Armando Sifo ...
Policeman
Osvaldo Peccioli ...
Cook (as Aldo Pecchioli)
Ekkehard Schall ...
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Gabriele Tinti ...
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Michela Ricciardi
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A maddened German war criminal lives in a secluded house owned by his rich father who lets him think the war is still on 20 years after the fact. However, no deception can last forever.

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The Shocking Story of What Happened in the Mansion Called Altona! See more »

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30 October 1963 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Los condenados de Altona  »

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According to his autobiography, Robert Wagner didn't get along at all with Maximilien Schell, who had just won a Best Actor Oscar for his performance in " Judgment at Nuremberg ". See more »

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Referenced in The Exterminator (1980) See more »

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Memorable scenes
15 November 1998 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

While this film was not entirely successful, there are scenes that will stay in your mind forever! If you liked Von Trier's "Zentropa", you will like this film on a similar theme.


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