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Directed by
Michael Verhoeven 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Michael Verhoeven 

Produced by
Ernst Ludwig Ganzert .... producer
Jochen Kölsch .... producer: Arte
Beate Schlanstein .... producer: WDR
Michael Verhoeven .... producer
Hubert von Spreti .... producer: BR
Original Music by
Martin Grubinger 
Mike Herting 
Cinematography by
Britta Becker 
Charles Borniger 
Knut Muhsik 
Stefan Schindler 
Sergey Yemerov 
Film Editing by
Gabriele Kröber 
Production Management
Magnus Augustin .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Luise Lindermair .... first assistant director
Art Department
Jürgen Pertak .... graphics
Friederike Riechert .... graphics
Sound Department
Sören Blüthgen .... dialogue editor
Sören Blüthgen .... sound designer
Sören Blüthgen .... sound re-recording mixer
Doug McCash .... sound
Hubertus Rath .... sound re-recording mixer
Zoltan Ravasz .... sound
Johannes Rommel .... sound
Vasily Shitkov .... sound
Camera and Electrical Department
Uwe Ahlborn .... additional camera
Holger Hahn .... additional camera
Jörg Hieronymus .... additional camera
Valentin Kurz .... additional camera
Peter Petridis .... additional camera
Christoph Wirsing .... additional camera
Christoph Wirsing .... still photographer
Music Department
Nymphenburger Männerchor von 1861 .... choir
Other crew
Cornelia Leitner .... interviews

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Also Known As:
"Der unbekannte Soldat" - Germany (original title)
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USA:97 min | Germany:100 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Germany:12 (f) (bw)
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10 out of 18 people found the following review useful.
Important movie, 22 April 2008
Author: Mark Larsen from Thailand

I know some people are tired of the subject.

But this is an important movie for those who just believe that the bad stuff in the war just came from a handful of SS or Gestapo people. Seems more Germans have blood on their hands that I thought. And it makes actually sense.

Just a few people could not have killed the millions of civilians at the Eastern Front. It was also interesting to know that people who refused orders to shoot civilians got away with no trial. Yes, Hitler could not have done it without the help of most of the German people.

That's maybe not so nice if your father was a German soldier during the war.

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