13 Minutes (2015)

Genres - Drama, War  |   Sub-Genres - Biopic [feature], Resistance Film  |   Release Date - Jun 30, 2017 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 110 min.  |   Countries - Germany   |   MPAA Rating - R
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This historical drama details the true story of clockmaker Georg Elser (Christian Friedel), who tried to assassinate Adolf Hitler in 1939. His account of how he placed a homemade bomb under a podium in a Munich beer hall on November 8, 1939, is intercut with his torture and confession at the hands of Gestapo agents after he is arrested. Directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel (Downfall).

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assassination, bomb, confession [admission], freedom-fighter, Gestapo, Nazi