A Jewish family try to escape from Denmark in October 1943 during the German occupation.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ebbe Rode ...
Leo Stein
Helle Virkner ...
Ruth Stein
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Lillian Stein
Ove Sprogøe ...
Mr. Petersen
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Morten Jensen
Benny Hansen ...
Lars
Kjeld Nørgaard ...
Reiman
Bendt Rothe ...
Sanders
Kjeld Jacobsen ...
Lassen
Claus Nissen ...
Lassens assistant
Erik Kühnau ...
Mogens
Bjørn Watt-Boolsen ...
Dr. Kjaer
Leif Mønsted ...
Bartender
Ejner Federspiel ...
Arresteret jøde / Arrested jew
Elsa Marianne von Rosen ...
Balletlærer / Ballet trainer
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A Jewish family try to escape from Denmark in October 1943 during the German occupation.

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"The Only Way" is one of the great heroic episodes of World War II. The story of the people of Denmark who save the Danish Jews from the Nazis. [Video Australia] See more »

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20 October 1970 (Denmark)  »

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Ainoa pakotie  »

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Touching and straight-forward.
17 March 2001 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

With great acting on all accounts with other good aspect (including Art/Set decoration and Music Score) this becomes a great movie detailing about the heroism of the Danish Christians in protecting their Jews from the Nazis. All actors perform brilliantly making this a should-see movie. Especially for movies telling about Danes helping to save their Jewish population from the Nazi concentration camps.


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