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The Wave (1981)

TV-G
TV Short | 44 min | Short, Biography, Drama

An experiment in an American High School where students learn how easy it is to be seduced by the same social forces which led to the horrors of Nazi Germany. Based on a true story.
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Director
Alexander Grasshoff (as Alex Grasshoff)
Writers
Johnny Dawkins (teleplay by) | Ron Jones (based on a short story by)
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Updated Oct 4, 1981

Release date
Oct 4, 1981 (United States)

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17 cast members
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Bruce Davison
Ben Ross Ben Ross   See fewer
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Lori Lethin
Lauree Lauree   See fewer
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John Putch
David David   See fewer
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Johnny Doran
Robert Robert   See fewer
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Wesley Pfenning
Christy Ross (as Wesley Ann Pfenning) Christy Ross (as Wesley Ann Pfenning)   See fewer
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Teri Ralston
Mrs. Saunders Mrs. Saunders   See fewer
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Jamie Rose
Andrea Andrea   See fewer
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Larry Keith
Mr. Saunders Mr. Saunders   See fewer
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Tommy Bull
Don (uncredited) Don (uncredited)   See fewer
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Adolf Hitler
Himself (archive footage) (uncredited) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.1 / 10 | 2,854 votes