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Morituri

Duration:
123 min
Genres:
Action | Drama | Thriller | War
IMDB rate:
7
Director:
Bernhard Wicki
Awards:
Nominated for 2 Oscars.
Details
Country: USA
Cast
Actor
Character
Marlon Brando
Robert Crain
Yul Brynner
Captain Mueller
Janet Margolin
Esther
Trevor Howard
Colonel Statter
Martin Benrath
Kruse
Hans Christian Blech
Donkeyman
Wally Cox
Dr. Ambach
Max Haufler
Branner
Rainer Penkert
Milkereit
William Redfield
Baldwin
Oscar Beregi Jr.
Admiral (as Oscar Beregi)
Martin Brandt
Nissen
Charles De Vries
Kurz
Carl Esmond
Busch
Martin Kosleck
Wilke
Norbert Schiller
Steward
Robert Sorrells
Koeniger
Rick Traeger
Schultz
Ivan Triesault
Lt. Brandt
Gregg Barton
Merchant Marine (uncredited)
Paul Baxley
Crew Member (uncredited)
Hal Bokar
Merchant Marine (uncredited)
Eric Braeden
Radio Officer (uncredited)
Heinz Brinkmann
Crew Member (uncredited)
Gary Crosby
Ens. Sloan (uncredited)
Harold Dyrenforth
Cornelson, Ingo Navigator (uncredited)
Horst Ebersberg
Crew Member (uncredited)
Harold Goodwin
Merchant Marine (uncredited)
James Goodwin
Merchant Marine (uncredited)
Sam Jarvis
Merchant Marine (uncredited)
Roy Jenson
Merchant Marine (uncredited)
Buck Kartalian
Merchant Marine (uncredited)
Robert Kino
Capt. Hatsuma (uncredited)
Manfred Lating
Lutz (uncredited)
John Logan
Merchant Marine (uncredited)
Frank London
Merchant Marine (uncredited)
Dave Manley
Merchant Marine (uncredited)
Keith McConnell
Englishman (uncredited)
Rollin Moriyama
Japanese Tug Pilot (uncredited)
Marvin Press
Merchant Marine (uncredited)
John Regis
Crewman (uncredited)
Henry Rowland
Crew Member (uncredited)
Roy N. Sickner
Crew Member (uncredited)
Norbert Siegfried
Crew Member (uncredited)
Gilchrist Stuart
Englishman (uncredited)
George Takei
Junior Officer (uncredited)
Wilhelm von Homburg
Crew Member (uncredited)
Tom Webb
Merchant Marine (uncredited)
Rick Weber
Crew Member (uncredited)
Gunter Weishoff
Crew Member (uncredited)
Rusty Wescoatt
Merchant Marine (uncredited)
William White
Williams (uncredited)
Robert J. Wilke
Cmdr. Kelling (uncredited)
George Zaima
Executive Officer (uncredited)
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Trivia
This is not the first movie with the title "Morituri" nor is it the first World War II movie with this title. Morituri (1948), a German film, was made seventeen years prior to this movie, and it was the first German film made after the war which was about the Second World War.
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Marlon Brando offered directing duties to Stanley Kubrick who was working on "more interesting ideas (of his own"), according Kubrick's letter collection.
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This movie bombed at the box-office upon initial release. It is believe that the film's title was not understood by the public. As such, when re-released, the film was re-named "Saboteur: Code Name Morituri".
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Quotes
Robert Crain: Statter, you're a cold bastard.
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Robert Crain: I was blackmailed to the strains of Mozart.
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Colonel Statter: [blackmailing Crain] In your case, I'm not troubled by any moral nausea.
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Photos from cast
Gene Dynarski