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Movie Facts

Status: Released

Runtime: 120

Budget: $0

Revenue: $0

Language: en

Webpage: -

Release Info

  • 1999-09-16
     PG-13

  • 1999-10-28
     12

Plot Keywords

Alternative Titles

  • Jakob le menteur
  • Jakob il bugiardo
Content Score: 100

6.8/10 (8 votes)

Overview

In 1944 Poland, a Jewish shop keeper named Jakob is summoned to ghetto headquarters after being caught out after curfew. While waiting for the German Kommondant, Jakob overhears a German radio broadcast about Russian troop movements. Returned to the ghetto, the shopkeeper shares his information with a friend and then rumors fly that there is a secret radio within the ghetto.

Tagline

When all hope was lost, he invented it.

Crew

Director: Peter Kassovitz
Writers: ,

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Cast

Robin Williams

Robin Williams
as Jakob Heym

Armin Mueller-Stahl

Armin Mueller-Stahl
as Prof. Dr. Kirschbaum

Hannah Taylor-Gordon

Hannah Taylor-Gordon
as Lina Kronstein

Éva Igó

Éva Igó
as Lina`s Mutter

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