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The Seventh Cross

1944 film

The Seventh Cross

Released 1944 (78 years, 3 months ago)

Director Fred Zinnemann and Andrew Marton
Duration 110 minutes
Genre drama film
Nominated for Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor
Composer Roy Webb
Production company Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Country of origin United States of America
Screenwriter Helen Deutsch
Producer Pandro S. Berman

About The Seventh Cross

The Seventh Cross is a 1944 drama film, set in Nazi Germany, starring Spencer Tracy as a prisoner who escaped from a concentration camp. The story chronicles how he interacts with ordinary Germans and sheds his cynical view of humanity.

The film co-starred Hume Cronyn, who was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. It was the first film in which Cronyn appeared with his wife Jessica Tandy, and was among the first feature films directed by Fred Zinnemann.

The movie was adapted from the novel of the same name by the German refugee writer Anna Seghers. Produced in the midst of the Second World War, it was one of the few films of the era to deal with the existence concentration camps.

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