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Wallenberg: A Hero's Story is a 1985 NBC television film starring Richard Chamberlain as Raoul Wallenberg, a Swedish diplomat instrumental in saving thousands of Hungarian Jews from the Holocaust.

Wallenberg: A Hero's Story
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Written byThurston B. Clarke (book)
Frederick E. Werbell (book)
Gerald Green
Directed byLamont Johnson
StarringRichard Chamberlain
Theme music composerErnest Gold
Country of originUnited States
Yugoslavia
Original language(s)English
Production
Producer(s)Richard Irving
Lamont Johnson (co-producer)
Phillip Levitan (co-producer)
Running time200 minutes
Release
Original releaseApril 8–9, 1985 (US)

It won four Emmy Awards and was nominated for five more.

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Awards and nominationsEdit

Emmy Award wins
Emmy nominations
  • Drama/Comedy Special
  • Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Special - Richard Chamberlain
  • Writing in a Limited Series or a Special - Gerald Green
  • Cinematography for a Limited Series or a Special - Charles Correll
  • Film Sound Mixing for a Limited Series or a Special

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