Helden (1958)

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96 min | Comedy Romance | German | 20 November 1958 (West Germany)

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1865: Swiss captain Bluntschli fights as mercenary in the war between Bulgaria and Serbia. When his group's attacked by a few Bulgarian troopers, he learns that he's got the wrong ammunition for his cannon and has to flee. His flight leads him right into the bedroom of his enemy's fiancée.

Franz Peter Wirth
Eberhard Keindorff George Bernard Shaw (play) Johanna Sibelius
O.W. Fischer Liselotte Pulver Ellen Schwiers Jan Hendriks
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 3 nominations.


Ellen SchwiersEllen Schwiers

... Louka

Manfred IngerManfred Inger

... Nicola

O.W. FischerO.W. Fischer

... Hauptmann Bluntschli

Liselotte PulverLiselotte Pulver

... Raina Petkoff

Jan HendriksJan Hendriks

... Leutnant Sergius Slivitzna

Kurt KasznarKurt Kasznar

... Major Petkoff

Ljuba WelitschLjuba Welitsch

... Katharina