The Mortal Storm (1940)

NR 1940-06-20 (US) Drama 1h 40m
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The Roth family leads a quiet life in a small village in the German Alps during the early 1930s. After the Nazis come to power, the family is divided and Martin Breitner, a family friend, is caught up in the turmoil.

  1. Frank Borzage


  2. Phyllis Bottome


  3. Hans Rameau


  4. Claudine West


  5. George Froeschel


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  1. Margaret Sullavan

    Margaret Sullavan

    Freya Roth

  2. James Stewart

    James Stewart

    Martin Breitner

  3. Robert Young

    Robert Young

    Fritz Marberg

  4. Frank Morgan

    Frank Morgan

    Professor Victor Roth

  5. Robert Stack

    Robert Stack

    Otto Von Rohn

  6. Bonita Granville

    Bonita Granville


  7. Irene Rich

    Irene Rich

    Mrs. Roth

  8. William T. Orr

    William T. Orr

    Erich Von Rohn

  9. Maria Ouspenskaya

    Maria Ouspenskaya

    Mrs. Breitner

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The Mortal Storm
The Mortal Storm

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Original Language English

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