R | | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
While in post-war Berlin to cover the Potsdam Conference, an American military journalist is drawn into a murder investigation which involves his former mistress and his driver.
Once or twice in the film adverts for Persil washing powder are seen, before Lena gets her "Persilschein".
An affair has more rules than a marriage.
Colonel Muller says "a year ago I was up to my balls in mud at Anzio" The Anzio operation was over by May 12, 1944. The European part of the war ended May 8, 1945. It would have been a lot more then a year since he was fighting in Anzio.
All the logos appear in black and white, while the Warner Brothers logo appears in the forties old style
English, German, Russian
$76,817 (USA) (17 December 2006)
$1,308,696 (USA) (12 April 2007)