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The Only Way (1970)

A Jewish family try to escape from Denmark in October 1943 during the German occupation.

Director:

Bent Christensen

Writers:

Bent Christensen (story), John Gould | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ebbe Rode Ebbe Rode ... Leo Stein
Helle Virkner Helle Virkner ... Ruth Stein
Jane Seymour ... Lillian Stein
Ove Sprogøe Ove Sprogøe ... Mr. Petersen
Martin Potter ... Morten Jensen
Benny Hansen Benny Hansen ... Lars
Kjeld Nørgaard Kjeld Nørgaard ... Reiman
Bendt Rothe Bendt Rothe ... Sanders
Kjeld Jacobsen Kjeld Jacobsen ... Lassen
Claus Nissen Claus Nissen ... Lassens assistant
Erik Kühnau Erik Kühnau ... Mogens
Bjørn Watt-Boolsen Bjørn Watt-Boolsen ... Dr. Kjaer
Leif Mønsted Leif Mønsted ... Bartender
Ejner Federspiel Ejner Federspiel ... Arresteret jøde / Arrested jew
Elsa Marianne von Rosen Elsa Marianne von Rosen ... Balletlærer / Ballet trainer
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A Jewish family try to escape from Denmark in October 1943 during the German occupation.

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"The Only Way" is one of the great heroic episodes of World War II. The story of the people of Denmark who save the Danish Jews from the Nazis. [Video Australia] See more »

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Drama | War

Certificate:

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Country:

USA | Denmark | Panama | UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 October 1970 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

Ainoa pakotie See more »

Filming Locations:

Copenhagen, Denmark

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Touching and straight-forward.
17 March 2001 | by BronzeSee all my reviews

With great acting on all accounts with other good aspect (including Art/Set decoration and Music Score) this becomes a great movie detailing about the heroism of the Danish Christians in protecting their Jews from the Nazis. All actors perform brilliantly making this a should-see movie. Especially for movies telling about Danes helping to save their Jewish population from the Nazi concentration camps.


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