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So Ends Our Night (1941)

Story about three German refugees during World War II who are always hiding, always in fear of deportation.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Josef Steiner
... Ruth Holland
... Marie Steiner
... Ludwig Kern
... Lilo
... Brenner
Allan Brett ... Leo Marrill
... Leopold Potzloch
... The Chicken
... The Pole
... Mr. Kern
... Ammers (as Sig Rumann)
William Stack ... Professor Meyer
Lionel Royce ... Barnekrogg
Ernst Deutsch ... Dr. Behr
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Story about three German refugees during World War II who are always hiding, always in fear of deportation.

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Audiences hail this absorbing, chilling drama...played with exceptional skill by a superb cast...ever surprising in its emotional impact the Erich Remarque novel from which it was adapted...brought to the screen with compelling power and living realism. See more »

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Drama | War

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27 February 1941 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ainsi finit notre nuit  »

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$401,000 (estimated)
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(Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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outstanding film and theme
21 April 1999 | by See all my reviews

I would recommend this film to be watched by anyone. I first saw it at a teenager and have never forgotten it. The film handled a hopeless situation in a very humane and touching way. With the problems in Kosovo now the film is just as up to date as it was in 1941 when it was made. I would give this film a 10+ rating in my opinion.


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