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Nacht fiel über Gotenhafen (1960)  link to Nacht fiel über Gotenhafen on IMDb  

Nummer: 172

poster Nacht fiel über Gotenhafen

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7.1/10 (137 Stimmen)

Land: West Germany, 99 Minuten

Filmsprachen: Deutsch

Genre: Drama, Krieg

Regisseur: Frank Wisbar

At the beginning of 1945, Germany is a defeated nation. Its armies in the east are in full retreat. Due to the rapid advance of the Soviet Red Army, the German-held port of Gdynia (Gotenhafen) is threatened with encirclement. The German command decides to use the port in order to evacuate wounded soldiers and thousands of fleeing civilians from Courland, East Prussia, and Danzig-West Prussia. Two major transport and hospital ships are selected for the mission dubbed Operation Hannibal. One is the Hansa and the other is the Gustloff. Young Maria Reiser is a newly wed whose husband left for the Eastern Front, shortly after their wedding. However, Maria falls in love with Hans Schott, a naval officer assigned to the hospital-ship 'Wilhelm Gustloff'. They have a baby together since Maria is convinced that her husband will never return from the front. However, her husband returns home wounded. With thousands of civilians and wounded soldiers scrambling to board passage on the evacuation ...


photo Sonja Ziemann Sonja Ziemann Maria Reiser
photo Gunnar Möller Gunnar Möller Kurt Reiser
photo Brigitte Horney Brigitte Horney Generalin von Reuss
photo Mady Rahl Mady Rahl Edith Marquardt
photo Wolfgang Preiss Wolfgang Preiss Dr. Beck

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