PG-13 | | Drama, History, Thriller
A dramatization of the 20 July assassination and political coup plot by desperate renegade German Army officers against Hitler during World War II.
Philipp von Schulthess, who plays Tresckow's aide in "Valkyrie", is the grandson of Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg. In the movie Countess Nina Von Stauffenberg is pregnant with the mother of Philipp von Schulthess.
soldiers in unison:
I swear by God this sacred oath: That I shall render unconditional obedience to Adolf Hitler, Fuhrer of the German Reich and people, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, and that I shall at all times be ready, as a brave soldier, to give my life ...
(at around 1h 40 mins) In the ensuing gunfight at the Bendlerblock (Headquarters of the Army) Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg was hit in the arm, when in actuality he was shot in the shoulder.
$21,027,007 (USA) (28 December 2008)
$83,077,833 (USA) (16 April 2009)
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