• All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)

All Quiet on the Western Front

Release Date: August 24th, 1930

Not Yet Rated |2 hr 10 min

Plot Summary

The film follows a group of German schoolboys, talked into enlisting at the beginning of World War I by their jingoistic teacher. The story is told entirely through the experiences of the young German recruits and highlights the tragedy of war through the eyes of individuals.

Cast: Lew Ayres, Louis Wolheim, John Wray, Raymond Griffith, Slim Summerville, Russell Gleason, William Bakewell, Scott Kolk

Director: Lewis Milestone

Genres: War

Production Co: Universal Pictures

Distributors: Universal Pictures, Universal Home Entertainment, Belle & Blade Studios

Keywords: Growing up, Soldier, School, Dark

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Awards

Winner Outstanding Production
Winner Directing
Nominated Cinematography
Nominated Writing