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The Vintage Years of Hollywood: 1942: To Be Or Not To Be

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Lubitsch directs Jack Benny in a black comedy of the Polish Resistance.
Starring Jack Benny, Carole Lombard
with Robert Stack

As Hitler invades Warsaw a theatrical company embarks on a series of deadly but hilarious impersonations to obstruct the Gestapo.

Contributors

Screenplay: Edwin Justus
Produced and directed by: Ernst Lubitsch
Joseph Tura: Jack Benny
Maria Tura: Carole Lombard
Stanislaw Sobinski: Robert Stack
Professor Siletsky: Stanley Ridges
Colonel Erhardt: Sig Ruman
Rawitch: Lionel Atwill
Greenberg: Felix Bressart

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The Vintage Years of Hollywood: 1942: To Be Or Not To Be

BBC Two England, 17 May 1967 21.05






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