The Captain (2017)

Film details

  • Countries

    Switzerland People's Republic of China France Germany Hong Kong Poland USA

  • Year

    2017

  • Genres

    War Drama

  • Type

    Film

  • Category

    Fiction

Alternative titles

  • Der Hauptmann Original

Synopsis

In the closing months of World War II, Willi Herold, a 19-year-old private flees for his life from a gang of Nazi soldiers on the hunt for deserters. When he discovers the abandoned uniform of a highly decorated Luftwaffe captain, he passes himself off as an officer and gathers together a group of soldiers to complete an imaginary mission allegedly given by Hitler himself.

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