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The captain

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Shelf Location Collection Volume Ref. Branch Status Due Date
DVD - Mature Adult MA15+   Double Bay . Available .  
DVD - Mature Adult MA15+   Paddington . On Loan . 20 Jun 2023
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Title The captain [videorecording].
Publisher/Date Australia : Defiant Screen Entertainment, [2019]
Pagination etc. 1 DVD-video (approximately 115 minutes) : sound, black and white with colour sequences ; 12 cm.
Contents note "DEF2817."
"Features original black & white and colour versions"--Container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Creation Note Written and directed by Robert Schwentke.
Performer note Max Hubacher, Alexander Fehling, Sebastian Rudolph.
Summary Note Set in the chaotic final weeks of World War II in Germany, The Captain is the astonishing true story of a teenage solider whose sadism would eventually earn him the nickname of 'The Executioner of Emsland'. As a young soldier fleeing military police after abandoning his post, Willi Herold stumbles onto a Nazi captain's uniform...and wears it to avoid execution. But while disguised and high on the terrifying charisma of his clothing, he invents a secret mission from the Fuhrer and embarks on a brutal odyssey of torture and slaughter.
Target audience note Censorship classification: MA15+.
Language note In German. Subtitles in English.
Subject - Name Herold, Willi, -- 1925-1946 -- Drama
Subject Military deserters -- Germany -- Drama
War criminals -- Germany -- Drama
World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities -- Drama
Feature films.
Historical films.
War films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures).
Added Author Schwentke, Robert, 1968- film director, screenwriter.
Hubacher, Max, 1993- actor.
Fehling, Alexander, 1953- actor.
Rudolph, Sebastian actor.
Shelf Location DVD F CAPT
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