They Came to Blow up America

They Came to Blow up America

Director: Edward Ludwig

Cast: Edward Ludwig, George Sanders, Anna Sten, Ward Bond

     
 

In this provocative WW II drama, an American agent sneaks into a Nazi spy ring to learn the identities of certain double-agents. The hero works for the FBI, but was born in Germany and speaks the language like a native. First he assumes a dead spy's identity and in that guise, contacts the Nazi superiors. He is then placed aboard a U-boat and sent to the US. Things go…  See more details below

Overview

In this provocative WW II drama, an American agent sneaks into a Nazi spy ring to learn the identities of certain double-agents. The hero works for the FBI, but was born in Germany and speaks the language like a native. First he assumes a dead spy's identity and in that guise, contacts the Nazi superiors. He is then placed aboard a U-boat and sent to the US. Things go well until his cover is blown. Fortunately, he manages to escape. He then is forced to appear in a lengthy court case to help convict the treacherous spies.

Product Details

Release Date:
06/20/2012
UPC:
0024543810742
Original Release:
1943
Rating:
NR
Source:
Fox Mod
Presentation:
[B&W, Full Frame]
Time:
1:13:00
Sales rank:
51,234

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Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
George Sanders Carl Steelman
Anna Sten Frau Reiker
Ward Bond Craig
Dennis Hoey Col. Taeger
Sig Rumann Dr. Herman Baumer
Ludwig Stossel Julius Steelman
Robert H. Barrat Capt. Kranz
Poldy Dur Helga Lorenz
Ralph Byrd Heinrich Burkhardt
Elsa Janssen Mrs. Henrietta Steelman
Rex Williams Eichner
Charles McGraw Zellerbach
Sven Hugo Borg Cmdr. Houser
Kurt Katch Schonzeit
Otto Reichow Fritz
André Charlot Zugholtz
Arno Frey Kranz's Aide
Sam Wren Jones
Etta McDaniel Theresa
Peter Michael Gertzer
Dick Hogan Coast Guardsman
Lisa Golm Saleslady
Wolfgang Zilzer Schlegel
John Banner Gestapo
Ruth Brady Secretary
Egon Brecher Kirschner
Frederick Brunn Actor
Lane Chandler Reynolds
Albert D'Arno German Soldier
John Epper Dispatch Rider
Frederick Giermann Actor
Eula Guy Anne the Nurse
George Lynn Herman
Torben Meyer Gottwald
Forbes Murray Diplomat
John Mylong German Officer
Fred Nurney Ernest Teiker
Hugh Prosser FBI Man
Walter Sande Boatswain's Mate
Arthur Space Actor
David Cross Col. Taeger's Aide
Bob Stephenson Sentry
Charles Tannen Smith
Bruce Warren Actor
Pierre Watkin Actor
William Yetter Actor
Sigurd Tor Holtzfeld

Technical Credits
Edward Ludwig Director
Lucien Andriot Cinematographer
Nick De Maggio Editor
Hugo W. Friedhofer Score Composer
Michel Jacoby Original Story
John Ewing Art Director
Thomas K. Little Set Decoration/Design
Lee Marcus Producer
Emil Newman Musical Direction/Supervision
Fred Sersen Special Effects
Aubrey Wisberg Screenwriter

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