During the Nazi occupation of Poland, an acting troupe becomes embroiled in a Polish soldier's efforts to track down a German spy.

  1. Ernst Lubitsch

    Author, Director

  2. Melchior Lengyel


  3. Edwin Justus Mayer


Top Billed Cast

  1. Carole Lombard

    Carole Lombard

    Maria Tura

  2. Jack Benny

    Jack Benny

    Joseph Tura

  3. Robert Stack

    Robert Stack

    Leutnant Stanislav Sobinski

  4. Felix Bressart

    Felix Bressart


  5. Lionel Atwill

    Lionel Atwill


Full Cast & Crew

To Be or Not to Be
To Be or Not to Be


Status Released

Release Information

  • March 6, 1942


    All ages admitted. There is no content that would be objectionable to most parents. This is one of only two ratings dating back to 1968 that still exists today.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 39m

Budget -

Revenue -



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