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2 hr. 36 min.

Plot Summary
At the start of World War I, Paul Baumer (Richard Thomas) is a young German patriot, eager to fight. Indoctrinated with propaganda at school, he and his friends eagerly sign up for the army soon after graduation. But when the horrors of war soon become too much to bear, and as his friends die or become gravely wounded, Paul questions the sanity of fighting over a few hundreds yards of war-torn countryside. The film is based on the classic novel of the same name by Erich Maria Remarque.

Cast: Richard Thomas , Ernest Borgnine , Patricia Neal , Ian Holm , Donald Pleasence , Mark Drewry , Mark Elliott , Dai Bradley

Director: Delbert Mann

Genres: War

All Quiet on the Western Front (1979)

Release Date: January 1st, 1979|2 hr. 36 min.

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  • August 19, 2013 boxphlier
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    Saw this movie many years ago and remember it as one of the best war movies ever made.

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