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Mein Kampf (1960)

Den blodiga tiden (original title)
Not Rated | | Documentary, Drama, War | 21 April 1961 (USA)
"Mein Kampf" presents the raising and fall of the Third Reich, showing mainly the destruction of Poland and the life Hitler, which is told since he was a mediocre student and frustrated ... See full summary »

Director:

Erwin Leiser

Writers:

Maurice Croizat (French commentary), Erwin Leiser
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Cast

Credited cast:
Paul Klinger ... Narrator (German version)
Claude Stephenson Claude Stephenson ... Narrator (English version)
Louis Arbessier Louis Arbessier ... Récitant / Narrator (French version) (voice)
Jean-Claude Michel Jean-Claude Michel ... Récitant / Narrator (French version) (voice)
Henning Skaarup Henning Skaarup ... (Danish Narrator)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Heinrich Brüning Heinrich Brüning ... Himself (reads statement) (archive footage)
Winston Churchill ... Himself (archive footage)
Friedrich Ebert Friedrich Ebert ... Himself (inspects Weimar troops, lies in state) (archive footage)
Alfred Frauenfeld Alfred Frauenfeld ... Himself (meets Papen in Vienna) (archive footage)
Adolf Hitler ... Himself (archive footage)
Inge Hvid-Møller Inge Hvid-Møller ... (Danish Narrator)
V.I. Lenin ... Himself (archive footage)
Franz Pfeffer von Salomon Franz Pfeffer von Salomon ... Himself (archive footage)
Walther Rathenau Walther Rathenau ... Himself (writes at his desk) (archive footage)
Marinus van der Lubbe Marinus van der Lubbe ... Himself (on trial, in shackles) (archive footage)
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"Mein Kampf" presents the raising and fall of the Third Reich, showing mainly the destruction of Poland and the life Hitler, which is told since he was a mediocre student and frustrated aspirant of artist living in slums in Austria and Germany, until his suicide in 1945 after being the responsible for the death of million of people, and the destruction of Europe. All the footage is real and belonged to a secret file of Goebbels, inclusive with many very strong scenes filmed by Goebbels himself. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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EVERY FOOT OF FILM AUTHENTIC FROM SECRET NAZI ARCHIVES! (original ad - all caps) See more »

Genres:

Documentary | Drama | War

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

Sweden | West Germany

Language:

German | Swedish

Release Date:

21 April 1961 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Company Credits

Production Co:

Minerva Film AB See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Swedish censorship visa # 95760 delivered on 4-4-1960. See more »

Connections

Featured in Joschka und Herr Fischer (2011) See more »

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Rosh Chodesh
Written by Marcel Lorand
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Gives a lot to the eyes but not enough to the mind
25 December 2018 | by gridoon2019See all my reviews

A strong but somewhat shallow documentary about Hitler's rise and fall. It contains some remarkable (and sometimes - warning - very disturbing) archival footage, but does not have enough sociological or political depth - you never get much of an analysis on how Germany's defeat in the first World War slowly but surely led to Hitler's rise to power, or on how he got the public to worship him to the extent that they did. In any case, you cannot deny the impact of the concluding scenes. **1/2 out of 4.


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