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DVD

DVD ; Widescreen.

Meet Hans Litten, the brilliant young lawyer who dares to cross-examine Adolf Hitler in a Berlin courtroom in 1931. Litten's goal: to expose Hitler's true character and murderous plans, and halt the rapid rise of the Nazi Party. His reward: the red-hot hatred and fatal revenge of a hostile witness. It sweeps you into this little-known, true story of collision between the future Fuhrer's blatant contempt for the law, and Litten's brave but futile attempt to save German democracy.

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Arcade Free Library DVD HITLE (Text)
Adult Videos
52112300426863
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Gorham Free Library DVD HITLER ON TRIAL (Text)
Videos
52119300117590
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: DVD ; Widescreen.
  • Publisher: London, : BBC, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
16:9 anamorphic widescreen.
Bonus feature: Hitler on trial: the story behind the film.
Participant or Performer Note:
Ed Stoppard, Ian Hart, Sarah Smart, Anton Lesser, Bill Paterson.
Summary, etc.:
Meet Hans Litten, the brilliant young lawyer who dares to cross-examine Adolf Hitler in a Berlin courtroom in 1931. Litten's goal: to expose Hitler's true character and murderous plans, and halt the rapid rise of the Nazi Party. His reward: the red-hot hatred and fatal revenge of a hostile witness. It sweeps you into this little-known, true story of collision between the future Fuhrer's blatant contempt for the law, and Litten's brave but futile attempt to save German democracy.
System Details Note:
DVD.
Language Note:
Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945 > Drama.
Litten, Hans, 1903-1938 > Drama.
Trials > Germany > Berlin > Drama.
Cross-examination > Germany > Berlin > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Biographical films.
Historical films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.


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