Overview

Dictator Adenoid Hynkel tries to expand his empire while a poor Jewish barber tries to avoid persecution from Hynkel's regime.

  1. Charlie Chaplin

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Charlie Chaplin

    Charlie Chaplin

    Adenoid Hynkel, Dictator of Tomania / A Jewish Barber

  2. Jack Oakie

    Jack Oakie

    Benzino Napaloni, Dictator of Bacteria

  3. Reginald Gardiner

    Reginald Gardiner

    Commander Schultz

  4. Henry Daniell

    Henry Daniell

    Garbitsch

  5. Billy Gilbert

    Billy Gilbert

    Field Marshal Herring

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The Great Dictator
The Great Dictator

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Status Released

Release Information

  • October 15, 1940
    G
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    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 2h 5m

Budget $2,000,000.00

Revenue $11,000,000.00

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