The Captain from Koepenick (1926)

Comedy


I haven't seen this but it presumably is the same satire about Prussian militarism influence on Germany. A second hand officer's uniform worn by a man seeking a work permit gets Germans to obey without questions the wearer of the uniform.


7.1/10
15

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Get More From IMDb

For an enhanced browsing experience, get the IMDb app on your smartphone or tablet.

Get the IMDb app

Reviews & Commentary

Add a Review


User Reviews


14 August 2002 | gnassau
10
| Excellent, sophisticated satire of German society and military.
Set in the depression, this film ridicules the German military's propensity to follow orders unthinkingly, and shows the plight of people such as the unemployed, stateless and ex-convicts. Hitler had all copies that could be found destroyed. A beautiful, poignant, yet very funny movie.

Did You Know?

Storyline

Plot Summary


Genres

Comedy

Details

Release Date:

June 1926

Language

German


Country of Origin

Germany

"Mindhunter" Tops This Week’s TV Picks

A cultish pyramid scheme and a twisted series of murders hit the small screen along with a powerful new documentary about our attachment to even smaller screens.

Watch our video

Featured on IMDb

See what IMDb editors are watching this month, and visit our guides to what's on TV and streaming, family entertainment, and more.

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

More To Explore

Search on Amazon.com