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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 ...
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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30 October 1963 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Los condenados de Altona  »

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Even though he was keen to work with Sophia Loren, Kirk Douglas turned down the Maximilien Schell role. 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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