The dramatized account of the war crime trials following the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War II.
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 Justice Robert H. Jackson (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Reichsmarschall Hermann Göring (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Sir David Maxwell-Fyfe (2 episodes, 2000)
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Following the defeat of Germany in WWII, the Allies determine that there must be an accounting of German war crimes. Twenty-four Nazis, representative of all sections of military and civilian life are chosen to stand trial for the crimes of conspiracy to commit aggression, commission of aggression, crimes during war and crimes against humanity. The preparations for the trial, the trial itself and its aftermath are shown through the eyes of Chief Prosecutor Robert Jackson and through the eyes of Reichsmarshal Hermann Goering, the ranking Nazi defendant. Written by Jason A. Cormier

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Most of the actors playing the defendants are Canadian, the country where the miniseries was filmed. Herbert Knaup, who plays Albert Speer, is one of the few actual Germans in the cast. See more »

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The leading Nazis sentenced to death at Nuremberg were all executed during the night of 16th October in the prison gymnasium. Yet bright sunlight is clearly seen shining through the upper windows of the building as the condemned men are each brought to the gallows. See more »

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Capt. Gustav Gilbert: The definition of "evil", is the total lack of *empathy*!
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Features Nazi Concentration Camps (1945) See more »

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Written by Michael Berard and George Doxas
Performed by the Megalo Big Band
Courtesy of George Doxas and Associates
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Movie made solely to feed the ego of Alec Baldwin
18 July 2000 | by (Mountain View, CA) – See all my reviews

This movie was disappointing. It was incomplete and dull. While Alec Baldwin tried to portray himself as the Perfect fair and just prosecutor (not to mention executive producer), the movie never showed any of the defense counsels or tried to challenge the audience with an actual meaningful debate on the subject of how a country could be led down such a terrible path.

Sure, nobody wants to defend the Nazi's point of view, but THAT WAS THE POINT of the Nuremberg Trails! Four hours of simply bashing on the Nazi's.... c'mon! Thats been done already!

I really think Alec Baldwin should just stick to being Kim Bassinger's husband.

Right after the movie ended, TNT showed the 1959 movie, Trail at Nuremberg. That movie is FAR superior.


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