A Time to Love and a Time to Die (Will o' the Wisp) (1958)
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Release Date: Sep 15, 1958 Wide
Average Rating: 3.8/5
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Douglas Sirk directed this doomed World War II love story, seen from the German side of the war, as filtered through a distinctly late-'50s Hollywood banality. The film is based on the novel by Erich Maria Remarque, the author of the classic World War I anti-war novel All Quiet On the Western Front -- and who makes a cameo appearance in the film as an elderly schoolteacher. The film stars John Gavin as Ernst Graber, a young Nazi soldier home on leave during the height of World War II. While on
Sep 15, 1958 Wide
Erich Maria Remarque
Dana J. Hutton
Karl Ludwig Lindt
Dr. Karl Fresenburg
John Van Dreelen
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Sirk is a past master of handling the most dubious writing and acting and still somehow making it conform to his overall vision.
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