R | | Adventure, Drama, War
In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a plan to assassinate Nazi leaders by a group of Jewish U.S. soldiers coincides with a theatre owner's vengeful plans for the same.
Christoph Waltz's first week on set was also his first scene in the film.
Ooh la la... Danielle Darrieux.
After Shosanna is shown putting the reel back into the shipping container. 35 mm film was shipped on shipping reels in containers like are shown. A projectionist would put the film onto to house reels prior to showing the film. During the process they would check the film for breaks/bad splices. Shosanna would of not place the reel back in a shipping container if the film was being seen that evening.
The film uses the 1963-1990 Universal Pictures logo.
In the German version, the French dialogs referring to English language ("anglais") have been re-dubbed to refer to German ("allemand"), as English dialogs have been dubbed into German. Also, in the scene with Private Butz the translations from German into English and vice versa have been re-dubbed into ironic comments by Wilhelm Wicki (which would not make sense otherwise, as both Aldo Raine and Pvt. Butz are talking German in the German dub).
English, German, French, Italian
£3,596,415 (UK) (21 August 2009)
$120,540,719 (USA) (17 December 2009)
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