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The Tin Drum (1979)

R 04/11/1980 (US) DramaHistoryWar 2h 42m

A savage, sweeping epic of society in chaos.

Overview

Oskar is born in Germany in 1924 with an advanced intellect. Repulsed by the hypocrisy of adults and the irresponsibility of society, he refuses to grow older after his third birthday.

  1. Volker Schlöndorff

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Günter Grass

    Author

  3. Franz Seitz Junior

    Screenplay

  4. Jean-Claude Carrière

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Mario Adorf

    Mario Adorf

    Alfred Matzerath

  2. Angela Winkler

    Angela Winkler

    Agnes Matzerath

  3. David Bennent

    David Bennent

    Oskar Matzerath

  4. Katharina Thalbach

    Katharina Thalbach

    Maria Matzerath

  5. Daniel Olbrychski

    Daniel Olbrychski

    Jan Bronski

  6. Tina Engel

    Tina Engel

    Anna Koljaiczek (jung)

  7. Berta Drews

    Berta Drews

    Anna Koljaiczek (alt)

  8. Roland Teubner

    Joseph Koljaiczek

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