Uncle Kruger (1941)

01/02/1941 (DE) HistoryWar 2h 15m
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Ohm Krüger (English: Uncle Krüger) is a 1941 German biographical film directed by Hans Steinhoff and starring Emil Jannings, Lucie Höflich and Werner Hinz. The film depicts the life of the South African politician Paul Kruger and his eventual defeat by the British during the Boer War. It was the first film to be awarded the 'Film of the Nation' award. It was re-released in 1944

  1. Hans Steinhoff


  2. Harald Bratt


  3. Kurt Heuser


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  1. Emil Jannings

    Emil Jannings

    Ohm (Paul)Krüger

  2. Lucie Höflich

    Lucie Höflich

    Sanna Krüger

  3. Werner Hinz

    Werner Hinz

    Jan Krüger

  4. Gisela Uhlen

    Gisela Uhlen

    Petra, seine Frau

  5. Ernst Schröder

    Ernst Schröder

    Adrian Krüger

  6. Elisabeth Flickenschildt

    Elisabeth Flickenschildt

    Frau Kock

  7. Ferdinand Marian

    Ferdinand Marian

    Cecil John Rhodes

  8. Gustaf Gründgens

    Gustaf Gründgens

    Joseph Chamberlain

  9. Eduard von Winterstein

    Eduard von Winterstein

    Kommandant Cronje

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Uncle Kruger
Uncle Kruger

Original Title Ohm Krüger

Status Released

Original Language German

Budget $2,200,000.00

Revenue -


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