Hitler – Beast of Berlin

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Hitler, Beast of Berlin
Hitler, Beast of Berlin FilmPoster.jpeg
Film poster
Directed by Sam Newfield, as Sherman Scott
Produced by Producers Releasing Corporation
Written by Fred Myton
Starring Roland Drew
Steffi Duna
Greta Granstedt
Alan Ladd
Music by David Chudnow
Release dates
  • October 8, 1939 (1939-10-08)
Running time 87 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Hitler, Beast of Berlin (1939) was one of the most popular "hiss and boo" films of World War II era, based on the novel Goose Step by Shepard Traube. The film was the first production of Producers Releasing Corporation. It was recut and released as Beasts of Berlin the same year, having been banned in New York as too inflammatory at the time. It was also reissued in the early 1940s as Hell's Devils.

Plot[edit]

A man and his wife lead a German anti-Nazi propaganda literature movement. After an inadvertent betrayal, the husband is thrown into a concentration camp, from which he escapes to Switzerland.

Production notes[edit]

Archival footage of Adolf Hitler is included.

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