He administers poison to his dog Blondi, bids farewell to the bunker staff, and commits suicide with Eva.

It is an amazing impersonation.

| Rating: 5/5 [16] Alexandra Maria Lara also mentioned the depressing and intense atmosphere during filming. [35] The film was also ranked number 48 in Empire magazine's "The 100 Best Films Of World Cinema" in 2010. [34] It won the 2005 BBC Four World Cinema competition. The following morning, Hitler learns that the 12th Army is stuck and cannot relieve Berlin. | Rating: 5/5

Favorite film featuring a Motorcycle and Sidecar Rig? Sign up here. Reichsführer-SS Heinrich Himmler tries to persuade Hitler to leave Berlin, but Hitler refuses. I am, of course, referring to his screen version of Umberto Ecco's historical novel "The Name of the Rose (1986). [13], In 2005, Downfall was nominated for an Oscar at the 77th Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film. Downfall shows the last days of Hitler and the Battle of Berlin. This was revolutionary in cinema, where renditions of the Nazi leader have–pre-Eichinger–still not gone far beyond the "evil-dictator" approach. The film was produced on a €13.5 million budget. That shocked me deeply. R (Some Nudity|Disturbing Images|Strong Violence), history, | Rating: 4/4 Hitler hopes that the 12th Army, led by Walther Wenck, will save Berlin.

[56] The producers initiated a removal of parody videos from YouTube in 2010. Peter discovers his parents were executed. Jessen also said that it was not as spectacular as the pre-media coverage could have led one to believe, and it did not arouse the "morbid fascination" the magazine Der Spiegel was looking for. By opting to have your ticket verified for this movie, you are allowing us to check the email address associated with your Rotten Tomatoes account against an email address associated with a Fandango ticket purchase for the same movie. The supporting cast is impressive as well, with each character feeling well realized and completely authentic. Directed by Eckhart Schmidt. What higher acclaim can a historian provide? Of course, the general public is hardly aware of such developments.

Principal photography took place from September to November 2003, on location in Berlin, Munich, and in Saint Petersburg, Russia.

Not to mention the unreality of life in the sheltered bunker, while outside the Russians are advancing through Berlin suburbs, held back only by a pathetic hodge-podge of Hitler youth and tired old men drafted into service in the Volkswehr. Copyright © Fandango.