Appointment in Berlin

Appointment in Berlin (also known as Assignment in Berlin)[1] is a 1943 American war drama film directed by Alfred E. Green and starring George Sanders, Marguerite Chapman and Onslow Stevens. The film's plot follows an R.A.F. officer who infiltrates himself into the German high command by broadcasting a series of pro-Nazi messages.[2]

Appointment in Berlin
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Directed byAlfred E. Green
Produced bySamuel Bischoff
Written byB.P. Fineman
Michael Hogan
Horace McCoy
StarringGeorge Sanders
Marguerite Chapman
Onslow Stevens
Gale Sondergaard
Music byWerner R. Heymann
CinematographyFranz Planer
Edited byReg Browne
Al Clark
Production
company
Distributed byColumbia Pictures
Release date
July 15, 1943
Running time
77 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

PremiseEdit

After being discharged from the Royal Air Force for anti-British activities, an officer becomes a secret agent for Britain's Secret Service. He denounces his country and poses as a radio personality for Nazi Germany.[3]

CastEdit

ProductionEdit

The film's art direction was by Lionel Banks and Walter Holscher.[citation needed]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Appointment in Berlin (1943) - Credits". tcm.com. Turner Classic Movies. Retrieved February 2, 2021.
  2. ^ Etling p.52
  3. ^ "Appointment in Berlin (1943) - Synopsis". tcm.com. Turner Classic Movies. Retrieved February 2, 2021.

BibliographyEdit

  • Etling, Laurence. Radio in the Movies: A History and Filmography, 1926-2010. McFarland, 2011.

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