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The Man in the High Castle 

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In a dystopian America dominated by Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan, a young woman discovers a mysterious film that may hold the key to toppling the totalitarian regimes.

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Frank Spotnitz
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"The Man in the High Castle" Cast Talks Other Worlds

Cast members Rufus Sewell, Alexa Davalos, and Jason O'Mara and visited the IMDboat at San Diego Comic-Con 2018 to share their thoughts on working in alternate dimensions.

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Juliana's attempt to stop the Nazis lands her in a precarious position. Himmler and John Smith lead a lavish celebration of Year Zero. Amid a series of successes, Smith faces a setback....


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Cast

Series cast summary:
Alexa Davalos ...  Juliana Crain 30 episodes, 2015-2018
DJ Qualls ...  Ed McCarthy 30 episodes, 2015-2018
Joel de la Fuente ...  Inspector Kido 30 episodes, 2015-2018
Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa ...  Nobusuke Tagomi 30 episodes, 2015-2018
Rufus Sewell ...  Obergruppenführer John Smith 30 episodes, 2015-2018
Rupert Evans ...  Frank Frink / ... 27 episodes, 2015-2018
Luke Kleintank ...  Joe Blake 26 episodes, 2015-2018
Chelah Horsdal ...  Helen Smith 26 episodes, 2015-2018
Brennan Brown ...  Robert Childan 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Arnold Chun ...  Kotomichi 22 episodes, 2015-2019
Gracyn Shinyei ...  Amy Smith 20 episodes, 2015-2019
Bella Heathcote ...  Nicole Dörmer 18 episodes, 2016-2018
Lee Shorten ...  Sergeant Yoshida / ... 18 episodes, 2015-2016
Genea Charpentier ...  Jennifer Smith 18 episodes, 2015-2019
Quinn Lord ...  Thomas Smith 17 episodes, 2015-2018
Rick Worthy ...  Lem Washington / ... 14 episodes, 2015-2018
Michael Gaston ...  Mark Sampson 13 episodes, 2015-2018
Kenneth Tigar ...  Himmler / ... 13 episodes, 2016-2018
Aaron Blakely ...  Erich Raeder / ... 13 episodes, 2015-2018
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What would it be like if the Allied Powers had lost WWII, and Japan and Germany ruled the United States? Written by Amazon Studios

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Freedom is under control (Season 1) See more »

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Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Hebrew | German | Japanese

Release Date:

15 January 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Man in the High Castle See more »

Filming Locations:

Monroe, Washington, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

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Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Trivia

Scenes set in Canon City were filmed in the same town as Northern Exposure (1990): Roslyn, WA. See more »

Goofs

The Mediterranean Sea is said to be "drained" in this story and its land converted to farmland. Besides being a salty sea and thus unusable for farming for decades or even centuries, the deepest part of the sea is over 17,000 feet making impossible for this to be done, even using 21st century technology. See more »

Quotes

Joe Blake: [noticing ashes falling like snowflakes] What is that?
Nazi Police Officer: Oh, that's the hospital.
Joe Blake: The hospital?
Nazi Police Officer: Yeah, Tuesdays, they burn cripples, the terminally ill. Drag on the state.
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Crazy Credits

The copyright warning at the end of every episode is written in German and Japanese as well as English. See more »

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Referenced in Arrow: Crisis on Earth-X, Part 2 (2017) See more »

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Edelweiss
Written by Richard Rodgers & Oscar Hammerstein II
Performed by Jeanette Olsson
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User Reviews

 
Changed My Rating From 8 to 5 because of Season 3
6 October 2018 | by The-AmbassadorSee all my reviews

I've only watched epi 1 and 2 of season 3 so far but wow what a long drawn out boring 2 hours that just was. Couldn't wait for the new season, because Man in the High Castle really did start off as a stellar piece of serialized fictional entertainment. But then season 2 came along and seemed a bit too slow and drawn out for the small amount of content they covered. Still mildly engaging tho. Better than a lot out there for sure (let's face it, most American TV is mediocre at best). So now this new season 3 is rolled out to much anticipation.... Ugh. The question is If they could not even create a wham bam blow your mind opening episode 1 (think Game of Thrones or WestWorld just as examples...), how the hell are we supposed to expect to feel excited for the rest of this season? Frankly it feels like they took a great sci-fi novel and instead of staying loyal to the goal of creating an incredible work of visual art, stretched and dragged it out way too long for no other reason than to suck as much out of it as they could. Despite how much damage it might do to the work in the bigger picture. TMITHC could have been easily accomplished by a high quality director in a good three hour film, or a one season limited series at most. This is just far too slow and desultory. So what started out and could have been an 8 is now a 5 when all three seasons are considered.


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