7.4/10
312
8 user 2 critic

Wallenberg: A Hero's Story (1985)

The story of Raoul Wallenberg, a Swedish diplomat responsible for saving thousands of lives from the Nazi Holocaust.

Director:

Lamont Johnson
Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 7 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Biography | Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Swedish national Raoul Wallenberg, newcomer to politics and international machinations, travels to German-occupied Budapest during WWII in order to effectively intervene in the fate of ... See full summary »

Director: Kjell Grede
Stars: Stellan Skarsgård, Katharina Thalbach, Károly Eperjes
Drama | Music | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

A reclusive musician, once a huge rock star, takes a young female protegee. While on a tour she meets a younger, more popular rocker and switches her loyalties.

Director: Richard Marquand
Stars: Bob Dylan, Fiona, Rupert Everett
The Government Inspector (TV Movie 2005)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Peter Kosminsky's powerful factual drama about the Iraq dossier row and the subsequent death of Dr David Kelly, one of the top government experts on Weapons of Mass Destruction.

Director: Peter Kosminsky
Stars: Mark Rylance, Jonathan Cake, Emma Fielding
Richard II (TV Movie 2003)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Stars: Andrew Marr, Razia Iqbal, Mark Rylance
The Pavilion (2004)
Drama | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

The story of Frank Cassilis and Northmour as both seemingly try to protect the Huddlestone family against mexican separatists while each has their own purposes and agenda.

Director: C. Grant Mitchell
Stars: Craig Sheffer, Patsy Kensit, Richard Chamberlain
Flight North (1986)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
Director: Ingemo Engström
Stars: Katharina Thalbach, Jukka-Pekka Palo, Lena Olin
Lincoln (1988)
Drama | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

After arriving in Washington in 1861 after his election, Abraham Lincoln struggles with personal and political problems during his Presidency.

Stars: Richard Mulligan, Deborah Adair, Tom Brennan
Horror | Thriller | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A disgruntled phone company employee develops a device whereby those answering a phone can be murdered, and it's up to Nat Bridger to stop the killer.

Director: Michael Anderson
Stars: Richard Chamberlain, John Houseman, Sara Botsford
Wallenbergs (2007)
Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

They don't like the word power. But they are powerful. They don't like being in the public eye. But they can't avoid it. No country in the world has had such an influential family in ... See full summary »

Stars: Erik Belfrage, Claes Dahlbäck, Ronald Fagerfjäll
Drama | History | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A noblewoman (Sarah Miles) doomed to a loveless marriage falls into a scandalous affair with the dashing Lord Byron (Richard Chamberlain).

Director: Robert Bolt
Stars: Sarah Miles, Jon Finch, Richard Chamberlain
Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The magician Prospero attempts to stop his daughter's affair with an enemy.

Director: Peter Greenaway
Stars: John Gielgud, Michael Clark, Michel Blanc
Incident in Judaea (TV Movie 1992)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Director: Paul Bryers
Stars: Frank Baker, Rosalind Bennett, Jason Carter
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Richard Chamberlain ... Raoul Wallenberg
Alice Krige ... Baroness Lisl Kemeny
Kenneth Colley ... Adolf Eichmann
Melanie Mayron ... Sonja Kahn
Stuart Wilson ... Baron Gabor Kemeny
Bibi Andersson ... Maria 'Maj' Wallenberg
David Robb ... Per Anger
Mark Rylance ... Nikki Fodor
Ralph Arliss ... Teicholz
Keve Hjelm ... Jacob Wallenberg
Jimmy Nail ... Vilmos
Olaf Pooley Olaf Pooley ... Tibor Moritz
Georgia Slowe ... Hannah Moritz
Guy Deghy ... Adm. Nikolas Horthy
Curt Lowens ... Dieter Wisleceny
Edit

Storyline

The story of Raoul Wallenberg, a Swedish diplomat responsible for saving thousands of lives from the Nazi Holocaust.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

USA | Yugoslavia

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 April 1985 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Wallenberg See more »

Filming Locations:

Yugoslavia

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Narrator: Here on the outskirts of Jerusalem, there is a place known as the Mount of Remembrance. Each tree along its avenue of the righteous honors another gentile. Men and Women who risked their own lives to save a Jew's during the Holocaust. The accompanying medal to each honoree, some living, others no longer, bears and inscription: Whoever saves a single soul, it is as if he had saved the whole world. Although their is no order of precedence along this path, it is generally acknowledged that the man...
[...]
See more »

Connections

Version of God afton, Herr Wallenberg (1990) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Where can I get a copy of this film?
6 March 2001 | by berniesheilaSee all my reviews

I loved this movie and for years I have been trying to get a copy of it. Will it ever be on TV again? Can anyone tell me? Richard Chamberlain as Raoul Wallenberg, is at his very best. Wallenberg was a man overlooked for the most part in our history of World War 2 The movie was done in just the right color and location. It was an excellent film. I wish it would be made possible to view it again.


10 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 8 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

IMDb Freedive: Watch Movies and TV Series for Free

Watch Hollywood hits and TV favorites for free with IMDb Freedive. Start streaming on IMDb and Fire TV devices today!

Start watching



Recently Viewed