To Be or Not to Be

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Original title To Be or Not to Be
Category Comedy
UK Release Date
Production year 1983
Production Country
Directors Alan Johnson
Cast Mel Brooks, Anne Bancroft, Tim Matheson, Charles Durning, Henry Brandon, Christopher Lloyd, José Ferrer, Jack Riley, Lewis J. Stadlen, George Gaynes, George Wyner, Zale Kessler, Ronny Graham, James 'Gypsy' Haake, Estelle Reiner
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Synopsis

A bad Polish actor is just trying to make a living when Poland is invaded by the Germans in World War II. His wife has the habit of entertaining young polish officers while he's on stage, which is also a source of depression to him. When one of her officers comes back on a Secret Mission, the actor takes charge and comes up with a plan for them to escape. remake of Ernst Lubitsch's 1942 black comedy with the same name.