Generation War

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2014 | Drama War | 4hrs, 30m

Depicts the lives of five young German friends forced to navigate the unconscionable moral compromises of life under Hitler. Level-headed, highly decorated officer Wilhelm (Volker Bruch) goes off to ... more

In Movie Theaters U.S.

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

On DVD

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

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DIRECTOR

Philipp Kadelbach

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Storyline

Depicts the lives of five young German friends forced to navigate the unconscionable moral compromises of life under Hitler. Level-headed, highly decorated officer Wilhelm (Volker Bruch) goes off to the eastern front with his sensitive younger brother Friedhelm (Tom Schilling). Deeply in love with Wilhelm is Charlotte (Miriam Stein), a young nurse who looks forward to serving in the Red Cross. Greta (Katherina Schüttler) is a talented singer who longs to become another Marlene Dietrich, while her Jewish boyfriend Viktor (Ludwig Trepte) fights for his life while hiding among members of the Polish Resistance.
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  • Theatrical running time: Part 1- 131 min., Part 2- 148 min.

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