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To Be or Not to Be (1983)

PG
107 min | Comedy

At the onset of WW2, a Polish actor's family and the Polish Resistance help the troupe of a theatre escape Poland and the invading Nazis.
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Thomas Meehan (screenplay) | Ronny Graham (screenplay) | Edwin Justus Mayer (1942 screenplay) | Melchior Lengyel (story)
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Budget
$ 9,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 1,020,958
Gross (USA)
$ 13,030,214
Gross (World)
$ 13,030,214
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Release date
Dec 16, 1983 (United States)

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68 cast members
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Ronny Graham
Sondheim Sondheim   See fewer
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Zale Kessler
Bieler Bieler   See fewer
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Jack Riley
Dobish Dobish   See fewer
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Lewis J. Stadlen
Lupinsky Lupinsky   See fewer
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George Gaynes
Ravitch Ravitch   See fewer
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George Wyner
Ratkowski Ratkowski   See fewer
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James 'Gypsy' Haake
Sasha (as James Haake) Sasha (as James Haake)   See fewer
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Mutki Mutki   See fewer
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Christopher Lloyd
Capt. Schultz Capt. Schultz   See fewer
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José Ferrer
Prof. Siletski (as Jose Ferrer) Prof. Siletski (as Jose Ferrer)   See fewer
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Charles Durning
Col. Erhardt Col. Erhardt   See fewer
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Tim Matheson
Lt. Andre Sobinski Lt. Andre Sobinski   See fewer
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Mel Brooks
Dr. Frederick Bronski Dr. Frederick Bronski   See fewer
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Anne Bancroft
Anna Bronski Anna Bronski   See fewer
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Earl Boen
Dr. Boyarski Dr. Boyarski   See fewer
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Ivor Barry
General Hobbs General Hobbs   See fewer
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William Glover
Major Cunningham Major Cunningham   See fewer
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John H. Francis
British Intelligence Aide (as John Francis) British Intelligence Aide (as John Francis)   See fewer
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Raymond Skipp
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Larry Rosenberg
Rifka's Husband Rifka's Husband   See fewer
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Max Brooks
Rifka's Son Rifka's Son   See fewer
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Henry Kaiser
Gestapo Officer Gestapo Officer   See fewer
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Milton James
Gestapo Soldier (as Milt Jamin) Gestapo Soldier (as Milt Jamin)   See fewer
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George Caldwell
Gestapo Guard Gestapo Guard   See fewer
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Wolf Muser
Desk Sergeant Desk Sergeant   See fewer
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Henry Brandon
Nazi Officer Nazi Officer   See fewer
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Lee E. Stevens
2nd Nazi Officer 2nd Nazi Officer   See fewer
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Frank Lester
Officer in Command Car Officer in Command Car   See fewer
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Roy Goldman
Hitler Hitler   See fewer
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Robert Goldberg
Hitler Adjutant Hitler Adjutant   See fewer
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John McKinney
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Eda Reiss Merin
Frightened Jewish Woman Frightened Jewish Woman   See fewer
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Manny Kleinmuntz
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Phil Adams
Airport Sentry Airport Sentry   See fewer
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Curt Lowens
Airport Officer Airport Officer   See fewer
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Robin Haynes
Polish Flier Polish Flier   See fewer
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Ron Kuhlman
Polish Flier Polish Flier   See fewer
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John Otrin
Polish Flier Polish Flier   See fewer
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Blane Savage
Polish Flier Polish Flier   See fewer
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Joey Sheck
Polish Flier Polish Flier   See fewer
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Ron Diamond
Pub Bartender Pub Bartender   See fewer
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Gillian Eaton
Pub Barmaid Pub Barmaid   See fewer
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Paddi Edwards
Pub Waitress Pub Waitress   See fewer
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Terence Marsh
Startled British Officer Startled British Officer   See fewer
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Winnie McCarthy
Picadilly Usherette Picadilly Usherette   See fewer
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Paul Ratliff
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Scott Beach
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Laurie Manning
Lady (as Lainie Manning) Lady (as Lainie Manning)   See fewer
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Antoinette Yuskis
Lady (as Antonette Yuskis) Lady (as Antonette Yuskis)   See fewer
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Iain Bruce
Klotski's Klown (as Ian Bruce) Klotski's Klown (as Ian Bruce)   See fewer
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John Frayer
Klotski's Klown Klotski's Klown   See fewer
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Edward J. Heim
Klotski's Klown Klotski's Klown   See fewer
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Spencer Henderson
Klotski's Klown Klotski's Klown   See fewer
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George Jayne
Klotski's Klown Klotski's Klown   See fewer
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Bill K. Richards
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Neil J. Schwartz
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Tucker Smith
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Ted Sprague
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Patrice Cole
Theater Patron (uncredited) Theater Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Halpern
Theater Patron (uncredited) Theater Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bob Harks
Theatre Patron (uncredited) Theatre Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
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David LeBell
Nazi soldier (uncredited) Nazi soldier (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.8 / 10 | 9,200 votes