Kampf um Norwegen – Feldzug 1940 (1940)

Introduction Kampf um Norwegen – Feldzug 1940 (Battle for Norway – 1940 Campaign) is a 1940 Nazi propaganda film directed by Martin Rikli and Dr. Werner Buhre under orders of the Oberkommando der Wehrmacht. The documentary film follows the Invasion of Denmark and Norway in the spring of 1940. Outline The film describes the sequence… Read More

Inglourious Basterds (2009)

Introduction Inglourious Basterds is a 2009 black comedy and revisionist war film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino and starring Brad Pitt, Christoph Waltz, Michael Fassbender, Eli Roth, Diane Kruger, Daniel Brühl, Til Schweiger and Mélanie Laurent. The film tells an alternate history story of two plots to assassinate Nazi Germany’s leadership, one planned by… Read More

The Inglorious Bastards (1978)

Introduction The Inglorious Bastards (Italian: Quel maledetto treno blindato, literally: “That damned armored train”) is a 1978 Italian action/war film. The film, which concerns a group of prisoners who are drafted into a special war mission in 1944, is a loose remake of the 1967 American film The Dirty Dozen. The film attracted critics’ attention… Read More