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Hangmen Also Die! (1943)

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134 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller

After the Nazi administrator of Czechoslovakia is shot, his assassin tries to elude the Gestapo and struggles with his impulse to give himself up as hostages are executed.
Director
Writers
Bertolt Brecht (adaptation) (original story) (as Bert Brecht) | Fritz Lang (adaptation) (original story) | John Wexley (screenplay)
Cinematographer
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Updated Mar 27, 1943

Release date
Apr 1943 (United States)

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Brian Donlevy
Dr. Franticek Svoboda / Karel Vanek Dr. Franticek Svoboda / Karel Vanek   See fewer
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Walter Brennan
Prof. Stephen Novotny Prof. Stephen Novotny   See fewer
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Anna Lee
Masha Novotny Masha Novotny   See fewer
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Gene Lockhart
Emil Czaka Emil Czaka   See fewer
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Dennis O'Keefe
Jan Horak Jan Horak   See fewer
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Margaret Wycherly
Ludmilla Novotny Ludmilla Novotny   See fewer
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Nana Bryant
Mrs. Hellie Novotny Mrs. Hellie Novotny   See fewer
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William Roy
Beda Novotny (as Billy Roy) Beda Novotny (as Billy Roy)   See fewer
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Hans Heinrich von Twardowski
Reinhard Heydrich (as H. H v. Twardowski) Reinhard Heydrich (as H. H v. Twardowski)   See fewer
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Alexander Granach
Gestapo Insp. Alois Gruber Gestapo Insp. Alois Gruber   See fewer
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Tonio Selwart
Chief of Gestapo Kurt Haas Chief of Gestapo Kurt Haas   See fewer
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Sarah Padden
Mrs. Georgia Dvorak Mrs. Georgia Dvorak   See fewer
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Edmund MacDonald
Dr. Pillar Dr. Pillar   See fewer
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Byron Foulger
Bartos Bartos   See fewer
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Virginia Farmer
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Ludwig Donath
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James Bush
Peacock Peacock   See fewer
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Arno Frey
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Arthur Loft
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Reinhold Schünzel
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John Abbott
Hostage (scenes deleted) Hostage (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Harry C. Bradley
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