Max & Me (2016)

A grumpy old man mentors a rebellious and love lorn teenager telling about Polish priest Maxamillian Kolbe. Kolbe's faith and compassion ultimately lead him to sacrifice his life for another in the Nazi concentration camp at Auschwitz.


Bruce Morris
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Credited cast:
Ashley Greene ... Rachel (voice)
Hector Elizondo ... Gunter (voice)
Weronika Rosati ... Mrs. Karpinski (voice)
David Henrie ... D.J. (voice)
Bridger Zadina ... Francis Kolbe (voice)
Richard Epcar ... Additional Voices (voice)
Piotr Adamczyk ... Maximilian Kolbe / Sgt. Francis Gajowniczek (voice)
Kirk Thornton ... Julius Kolbe (voice)
Erin Fitzgerald ... Additional Voices (voice)
Justin Shenkarow ... Keith (voice)
Reba Buhr ... Virgin Mary (voice)
Joshua Carlon ... Teen Gunter (voice)
Ezra Weisz Ezra Weisz ... Additional Voices (voice)
Gunnar Sizemore ... Raymond (voice)
Susan Isaacs ... Social Worker (voice)


This animated movie tells the true story of Polish priest Maximilian Kolbe, and the incredible challenges he faced during the Nazi invasion of Poland during World War II. Kolbe protected and helped Jews from Nazi persecution, and was punished for this, sent to Nazi German death camp, Auschwitz. His ultimate sacrifice came when he volunteered to die in place of a stranger who was distraught for his wife and children. The story unfolds through a present - day encounter of an older man, Gunter, and a rebellious teenager, DJ, using the story of Father Max to teach DJ many lessons in love and sacrifice. Written by Dos Corazones Films

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Rated PG-13 for thematic elements, disturbing images and some violence

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29 July 2016 (USA) See more »

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