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Die Brücke

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  • Young German boys suffer senseless deaths during the final days of World War II. Betrayed and urged on by unenlightened leaders, they come to believe that a small and meaningless bridge is worth any risk to their lives.


  • Based on the novel "The Bridge" by Manfred Gregor.
  • Originally released as a motion picture in West Germany in 1959. English dubbed version originally released in 1960.
  • Director, screenplay and cast credits on English dubbed version only.
  • Program notes laid in container.
  • Also issued on videocassette.
  • DVD.
  • In German or dubbed English, with English subtitles.


  • Introduction by Chet Huntley -- Original German language version (102 min.) -- English language version (dubbed) (102 min.)
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