To Be or Not to Be

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To Be or Not to Be is a 1983 American war comedy film directed by Alan Johnson and produced by Mel Brooks. The screenplay was written by Ronny Graham and Thomas Meehan, based on the original story by Melchior Lengyel, Ernst Lubitsch and Edwin Justus Mayer. read more
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To Be or Not to Be is a 1983 American war comedy film directed by Alan Johnson and produced by Mel Brooks. The screenplay was written by Ronny Graham and Thomas Meehan, based on the original story by Melchior Lengyel, Ernst Lubitsch and Edwin Justus Mayer. A remake of the 1942 film of the same name, the film starred Mel Brooks alongside his wife Anne Bancroft; Tim Matheson, Charles Durning, Christopher Lloyd, and José Ferrer also had starring roles.

Original Release

12/16/1983

US Release

12/16/1983

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Cast

Mel Brooks Dr. Frederick Bronski
Anne Bancroft Anna Bronski
Tim Matheson Lt. Andre Sobinski
Charles Durning Col. Erhardt
Christopher Lloyd Capt. Schultz
Jose Ferrer Prof. Siletski
Henry Brandon Nazi Officer
Ronny Graham Sondheim
Estelle Reiner Gruba
Zale Kessler Bieler
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Alan Johnson

Writers

Ronny Graham, Thomas Meehan, Edwin Justus Mayer, Melchior Lengyel, Ernst Lubitsch

Cast

Mel Brooks Dr. Frederick Bronski
Anne Bancroft Anna Bronski
Tim Matheson Lt. Andre Sobinski
Charles Durning Col. Erhardt
Christopher Lloyd Capt. Schultz
Jose Ferrer Prof. Siletski
Henry Brandon Nazi Officer
Ronny Graham Sondheim
Estelle Reiner Gruba
Zale Kessler Bieler
Jack Riley Dobish
Lewis J. Stadlen Lupinsky
George Gaynes Ravitch
George Wyner Ratkowski
James 'Gypsy' Haake Sasha
Scamp Mutki
Earl Boen Dr. Boyarski
Henry Kaiser Gestapo Officer
Terence Marsh Startled British Officer
Ivor Barry General Hobbs

Producers

Howard Jeffrey Executive Producer
Mel Brooks Producer
Irene Walzer Producer

Editors

Alan Balsam

1984 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
1984 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical Nominated
1984 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Nominated
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