6.4/10
431
9 user 4 critic

Bonhoeffer: Agent of Grace (2000)

The story of Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a German clergyman of great distinction, who actively opposed Hitler and the Nazis. His convictions cost him his life.

Director:

Reviews

Watch Now

$0.00 with Prime Video

WATCH NOW
2 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Bonhoeffer (2003)
Documentary | Biography | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Dramatic documentary about the young German pacifist and theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer who resisted the Nazi regime and was hanged two weeks before World War II was over.

Director: Martin Doblmeier
Stars: Martin Doblmeier, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Adele Schmidt
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Life and convictions of the anti-Nazi martyr Dietrich Bonhoeffer who was hanged by Nazis two weeks before the US liberation of the concentration camp in Flossenberg

Director: T.N. Mohan
Stars: Edward Asner, Mike Farrell, Wink Martindale
Biography | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A dramatization of the final days of Sophie Scholl, one of the most famous members of the German World War II anti-Nazi resistance movement, The White Rose.

Director: Marc Rothemund
Stars: Julia Jentsch, Fabian Hinrichs, Alexander Held
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3/10 X  

Two men embark on a trip to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial guided by the letters their fathers wrote while serving in the war.

Director: Carey Scott
Stars: David A.R. White, Kevin Downes, Stephen Baldwin
Old Fashioned (2014)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A former frat boy and a free-spirited woman together attempt the impossible: an "old-fashioned" courtship in contemporary America.

Director: Rik Swartzwelder
Stars: Elizabeth Roberts, Rik Swartzwelder, LeJon Woods
The Encounter I (2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Five strangers with nothing in common are forced to come together at a remote roadside eatery because of a road closure. They place their orders with the diner's omniscient owner, who seems... See full summary »

Director: David A.R. White
Stars: Bruce Marchiano, Steve Borden, Jaci Velasquez
Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A losing coach with an underdog football team faces their giants of fear and failure on and off the field to surprising results.

Director: Alex Kendrick
Stars: Alex Kendrick, Shannen Fields, Jason McLeod
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A young man finds himself torn between his current girlfriend and an old flame at a funeral of friend where lifestyles and attitudes clash over a long weekend in this faith-based dramedy.

Director: Carey Scott
Stars: John Schneider, David A.R. White, Staci Keanan
Flashback (2000)
Horror | Thriller | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

As a young child, Jeanette witnessed her parents brutal murder. After years in a mental institution, the 22 year old is finally strong enough to leave the asylum and begin a life on her own... See full summary »

Director: Michael Karen
Stars: Valerie Niehaus, Xaver Hutter, Alexandra Neldel
Drama | Sport | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

In 1942, Friedrich Weimer's boxing skills get him an appointment to a National Political Academy (NaPolA) - high schools that produce Nazi elite. Over his father's objections, Friedrich ... See full summary »

Director: Dennis Gansel
Stars: Max Riemelt, Tom Schilling, Devid Striesow
Conspiracy (TV Movie 2001)
Drama | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A dramatic recreation of the Wannsee Conference where the Nazi Final Solution phase of the Holocaust was devised.

Director: Frank Pierson
Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Clare Bullus, Stanley Tucci
Drama | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Corrie and Betsie ten Boom are middle-aged sisters working in their father's watchmaker shop in pre-WWII Holland. Their uneventful lives are disrupted with the coming of the Nazis. ... See full summary »

Director: James F. Collier
Stars: Julie Harris, Jeannette Clift, Arthur O'Connell
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Johanna Klante ...
Maria Von Wedemeyer
...
Manfred Roeder
...
Knobloch
Tatjana Blacher ...
Christel von Dohnanyi
...
...
Sabine Leibholz
Richard Partington ...
Reinhold Niebuhr
Dominique Horwitz ...
Gerhard Leibholz
Justus von Dohnányi ...
Eberhard Bethge
Rosemarie Fendel ...
Ruth von Kleist-Retzow
...
Captain Ludwig Gehre
...
Frank Fischer
Dieter Kirchlechner ...
Josef Müller
Christian Doermer ...
Edit

Storyline

A Lutheran church outside of Germany. Those close with the minister, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, advise him not to return to Germany, but a doctor insists that he must due to his religious beliefs. Despite the possibility of persecution by the Nazis, Dietrich Bonhoeffer returns to Germany and preaches of the Jews and against Hitler and his Nazi agenda. Written by BR

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

A true story of love, courage and sacrifice.


Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

| |

Language:

Release Date:

24 August 2000 (Germany)  »

Also Known As:

Bonhoeffer  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$10,099 (USA) (20 June 2003)

Gross:

$296,181 (USA) (2 April 2004)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Justus von Dohnányi, who plays Eberhard Bethge, is a great-nephew of the real Dietrich Bonhoeffer, as well as the grandson of Hans von Dohnanyi (portrayed by Ulrich Noethen). See more »

Goofs

When Bonhoeffer is transported in a truck, along with other prisoners, his glasses disappear and reappear between shots. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
This movie teaches the grace of the bible.
13 April 2006 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I watched, entranced and mesmerized, by the vocal and physical acting. The roles each character played were done with excellence.The lyrics,the words, every gesture, the sunrise, told it all.The movie spoke to me. It enlightened me to a different perception of a person who believes in mankind. Who believes in peace and gentle behavior. I was also held in disbelieve, by the sacrifices and human dignity was portrayed. Power without grace, is demented and without feelings. To want power at the cost of mankind, is so unbelievable. This movie made me so afraid for the people who are no longer in this world. And, it is with sadness that I think of them. I like this movie for the conversations and face expressions to it all. May this movie be blessed.


8 of 13 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Inspiring oegal84
Discuss Bonhoeffer: Agent of Grace (2000) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?