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Hans Westmar (1933)

This Nazi propaganda film purports to show the story of a Nazi Storm Trooper named Horst Wessel--here called "Hans Westmar"--who took part in street brawls and assassinations in Berlin in ... See full summary »


Franz Wenzler


Hanns Heinz Ewers (novel), Hanns Heinz Ewers (screenplay)


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Emil Lohkamp Emil Lohkamp ... Hans Westmar
Paul Wegener ... Kuprikoff
Heinrich Heilinger Heinrich Heilinger ... Camillo Ross
Irmgard Willers Irmgard Willers ... Agnes
Otti Dietze Otti Dietze ... Mrs. Salm
Carla Bartheel ... Maud
Gertrude De Lalsky Gertrude De Lalsky ... Mrs. Westmar, Hans' mother
Grete Reinwald Grete Reinwald ... Klara
Wilhelm Diegelmann ... Landlord
Heinz Salfner Heinz Salfner ... Maud's father
Robert Thiem Robert Thiem ... Georg Beyer
Arthur Schröder ... Menart
Hanns Heinz Ewers Hanns Heinz Ewers
Carl Auen
Richard Fiedler Richard Fiedler


This Nazi propaganda film purports to show the story of a Nazi Storm Trooper named Horst Wessel--here called "Hans Westmar"--who took part in street brawls and assassinations in Berlin in the 1920s and 1930s against Communists and other opponents of the Nazis, and was killed by Communists not long before this film came out. Written by A.Nonymous

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Release Date:

1938 (Austria) See more »

Also Known As:

Hans Westmar - Einer von Vielen See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Volksdeutsche Film See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono (Tobis-Klangfilm)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?


Based on the life of SA storm trouper Horst Wessel, who was killed by members of the Communist party in 1930. Propaganda minister Joseph Goebbels didn't allow to use the name of the actual person, because Wessel would have been portrayed in the christian and procurer milieu. Wessel's mother Margarete Wessel tried to avoid the premiere of this movie and even wrote Hitler personally that he should ban it because it would make defilement of her son. See more »


Hans Westmar: [in a former tavern which is now an international club which is playing international music and is serving international food] I cannot stay here. I cannot. But one thing you should know: This here, this is not Germany. Believe me, Maud, Germany is not that.
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Jugend Marschiert
Written by Ernst Hanfstaengl
Sung by Sturmabteilung Choir
(Played at the end of the movie)
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Watch it, if only for spite
11 December 2018 | by pesic-1See all my reviews

When ridiculous and utterly laughable WWII Allied propaganda poses as a film, you are very unlikely to see descriptions like the one for this film. In the very first sentence it says the film 'purports' to present the life of Horst Wessel. Because, you know, nothing made in Germany back then had any truth to it, and was a nasty lie. Meanwhile, a work of total fiction, like Schindler's List, a movie based on a book which explicitly says it is NOT based on actual events, is being shown to schoolchildren as virtually a documentary.

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