A close-knit group of young kids in Nazi Germany listen to banned swing music from the U.S. Soon, dancing and fun lead to more difficult choices, as the Nazis begin tightening their grip on Germany. Each member of the group is forced to face some tough choices about right, wrong, and survival.
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They fought for the freedom that bound them together.
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is reported to have refused any billing at all rather than be billed above Christian Bale and the other boys who he said were the stars of the film. See more
At the end of the film, when Willy is running after Peter and stops, there is clearly nothing at Willy's feet. Later, after being told "Swing Heil", he grabs an umbrella on a wet poster at his feet that clearly wasn't there before. See more
Lesson's over, swing heine.
Hey! It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing. Do wah, do wah, do wah, do wah, do wah.
'TAIN'T WHAT YOU DO (IT'S THE WAY THAT CHA DO IT)
Written by Sy Oliver
and James Young
Performed by Jimmie Lunceford
and His Orchestra
Courtesy of Columbia Records
by arrangement with Sony Music Licensing See more