The Devil Makes Three (1952)

The Devil Makes Three





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Gene Kelly plays it straight, with no dancing and singing in this MGM drama that is set just after WW II and centers upon an American soldier who goes back to Germany to thank the family who helped him during the fighting. Unfortunately, he discovers all but the daughter died during the war. A lovely but bitter young woman, she works in a dive bar. He learns that because it was an American bomber run that killed her family, she hates all Yankees and feels no great joy in life. A tentative love … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Romance, Mystery & Suspense
Directed By:
Written By: Jerry Davis, Lawrence P. Bachmann
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jul 17, 2012



as Capt. Jeff Eliot

as Wilhelmina Lehrt

as Col. James Terry

as Lt. Parker

as Heisemann

as Cabaret Singer

as Mrs. Keigler

as Sergeant at Airport

as Mr. Nolder

as Mrs. Nolder

as Girl in Phone Booth

as Oberlitz

as Sigmund Neffs

as Customs Official, Ge...

as Ernst Haltmann
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All Critics (3) | Top Critics (2)

Full Review… | March 26, 2009
Top Critic

Full Review… | October 27, 2007
New York Times
Top Critic

Pallid political thriller.

Full Review… | October 22, 2007
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Audience Reviews for The Devil Makes Three


Having been filmed on location in what was left of Hitler's resort home was what made this movie a good watch.

Jane Smith

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