Jojo Rabbit (2019)

A young boy in Hitler's army finds out his mother is hiding a Jewish boy in their home.


Taika Waititi


Christine Leunens (novel), Taika Waititi (screenplay)
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Updated: 3 August 2018
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Credited cast:
Roman Griffin Davis ... Jojo Betzler
Thomasin McKenzie ... Elsa Korr
Taika Waititi ... Adolf Hitler
Sam Rockwell ... Captain Klenzendorf
Scarlett Johansson ... Rosie Betzler
Rebel Wilson ... Fraulein Rahm
Alfie Allen ... Finkel
Stephen Merchant ... Captain Deertz
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Victoria Hogan ... Woman
Brian Caspe ... Herr Mueller
James McVan ... American Soldier
Luke Brandon Field ... Christoph
Judith Georgi ... German Translator
Iva Sindelková Iva Sindelková ... Postwoman
Joe Weintraub ... Herr Junker


A World War II satire about a ten-year-old boy who, ridiculed by his peers and misunderstood by his mother, can't quite figure out how to fit in. As the naïve young German struggles to understand his place in an increasingly Fascist regime, he resorts to an imaginary friend (to be played by Taika) who can offer advice and help him cope. Written by Fox Searchlight Pictures

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Comedy | Drama | War




Germany | USA



Release Date:

2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Кролик Джоджо See more »

Filming Locations:

Prague, Czech Republic See more »

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Did You Know?


While not actually physically appearing in the film, Scarlett Johansson does provide a cameo appearance as Black Widow in Taika Waititi's previous film, Thor: Ragnarok (2017) as a holographic message to Bruce Banner/Hulk. See more »

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