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Menschen (2013)

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In Spring of 1945, the Wehrmacht forces are weary from retreat, while the Allies are closing in. A single Austrian captain attempts to guide what is left of his platoon behind the Russian ... See full summary »

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Sarah R. Lotfi
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dan Cheatham ... Himmelbauer
Connor Long ... Radek
Alex Riegelmann Alex Riegelmann ... Traumann
Harold Schyberg Harold Schyberg ... Nadel
Nick Piche Nick Piche ... Schneider
Dennis Thompson Dennis Thompson ... Graben
Jason Bowen ... Belmonte
Justin Vaughan Justin Vaughan ... O'Doherty
Alex Gray Alex Gray ... Holiday
Brandon Eaton Brandon Eaton ... Barschevsky
Mike Newman Mike Newman ... Rodriguez
Irene Leonard ... Ivana
Christopher Robert Gray ... Dreher (as Christopher R. Gray)
Cougar Littlefield Cougar Littlefield ... Austrian #1
Daniel Roach Daniel Roach ... Austrian #2
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In Spring of 1945, the Wehrmacht forces are weary from retreat, while the Allies are closing in. A single Austrian captain attempts to guide what is left of his platoon behind the Russian lines to surrender to the Americans. They take under their wing a young man with a severe disability. As the loyalty of his men is brought to the test, the captain grows closer to the boy who evokes a deep secret from his past in the Nazi Reich. Written by Sarah R. Lotfi

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Release Date:

6 April 2013 (USA) See more »

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Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA See more »

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Angel Light Pyrotechnics worked with director Sarah R. Lotfi on the same location in Greeley, CO for the Wehrmacht convoy bombings in Menschen 2012, as the battle sight in The Last Bogatyri n 2009. See more »

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References American Dad!: Tearjerker (2008) See more »

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