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Son of Hitler (1979)

The leader of a right-wing German political party discovers that an illiterate woodcarver is actually the son of Adolf Hitler. He kidnaps the young man from a mental institution and ... See full summary »

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The leader of a right-wing German political party discovers that an illiterate woodcarver is actually the son of Adolf Hitler. He kidnaps the young man from a mental institution and prepares him to start the Fourth Reich. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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A West German-British co-production, filmed September 1977-January 1978, never picked up for distribution outside Germany due to its subject (copyright 1978). See more »

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Policeman: Date and place of birth?
Willi Hitler: Er, Berlin February 22, 1944
Policeman: Christian name?
Willi Hitler: Wilhelm.
Policeman: Father's name?
Willi Hitler: Adolf.
Policeman: Family name?
Willi Hitler: Hitler.
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Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Hitler's Harlot (2014) See more »

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Der Fuehrer's Face
written by Oliver Wallace
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Nein!
10 December 2015 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

Seven years prior to "Son of Hitler" Bud Cort made a name of himself as a morbid young man in "Harold and Maude". A cult semi-classic. In this muddy and very unfunny attempt to make black comedy out of the Fourth Reich arrival, Bud is Willi Hitler, son of Adolf. An illiterate woodcarver living in a quietly located cabin in the German highlands. Kidnapped by a right wing party führer. The name of this fascist movement; NEIN! "Never Encourage Intellectual Nonsense". The filmmakers are trying to create hilarious scenes without success. They try a whole range of secure sketches. We have seen it before. Much better. Extremely unfunny but with a great cast of characters.


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