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

Keywords: School, Dark, Growing up, Soldier


Nominated Cinematography
Winner Directing
Winner Outstanding Production
Nominated Writing