The Captain from Kopenick (1956)

12 07/25/1958 (US) ComedyDrama 1h 33m
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The 1956 movie based on the theater play by Carl Zuckmayer based on the true story of cobbler Wilhelm Voigt who dressed up as a German military officer and, with the help of unsuspecting soldiers, took over the city hall in Köpenick and confiscated the city's purse.

  1. Helmut Käutner

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Carl Zuckmayer


Top Billed Cast

  1. Heinz Rühmann

    Heinz Rühmann

    Wilhelm Voigt

  2. Martin Held

    Martin Held

    Dr. Obermüller

  3. Hannelore Schroth

    Hannelore Schroth

    Mathilde Obermüller

  4. Willy A. Kleinau

    Willy A. Kleinau

    Friedrich Hoprecht

  5. Walter Giller

    Walter Giller

    Willy Wormser

  6. Wolfgang Neuss

    Wolfgang Neuss

    Zuchthäusler Kallenberg

  7. Joseph Offenbach

    Joseph Offenbach


  8. Bum Krüger

    Bum Krüger

    Schutzmann Kilian

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The Captain from Kopenick
The Captain from Kopenick

Original Title Der Hauptmann von Köpenick

Status Released

Original Language German

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