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Berlin Express

Directed by Jacques Tourneur
United States, 1948
Film noir


Filmed amid the actual bombed out ruins of Frankfurt and Berlin after World War II, Berlin Express recounts the dangerous attempts to unify Germany, as four post-war heroes from Britain, France, Russia, and the U.S. battle die-hard Nazis to rescue an anti-fascist German statesman.

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Berlin Express
Directed by Jacques Tourneur

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1998 | Retrospective

Writers Guild of America

1949 | Nominee: Best Written American Drama (Screen)

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