To Be or Not to Be (1983)


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.

To Be or Not to Be 123movies
Movie Score: 7/10 from 83 votes
Release Date: 1983-12-16
Status: Released
Run time: 107 min / 1:47
Production Studio : Brooksfilms, 20th Century Fox
Production Country: United States of America
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To Be or Not to Be Casts

Mel Brooks
as Dr. Frederick Bronski
Anne Bancroft
as Anna Bronski
Tim Matheson
as Lt. Andre Sobinski
Charles Durning
as Col. Erhardt
Christopher Lloyd
as Capt. Schultz
José Ferrer
as Prof. Siletski
Henry Brandon
as Nazi Officer
Ronny Graham
as Sondheim
Zale Kessler
as Bieler
Jack Riley
as Dobish
Lewis J. Stadlen
as Lupinsky
George Gaynes
as Ravitch
George Wyner
as Ratkowski
James 'Gypsy' Haake
as Sasha
as Mutki
Earl Boen
as Dr. Boyarski
Estelle Reiner

To Be or Not to Be Crew

Directing Alan Johnson Director
Writing Melchior Lengyel Story
Writing Ernst Lubitsch Story
Writing Thomas Meehan Screenplay
Writing Ronny Graham Screenplay
Production Mel Brooks Producer
Production Irene Walzer Producer
Production Howard Jeffrey Executive Producer
Camera Gerald Hirschfeld Director of Photography
Editing Alan Balsam Editor
Production Terry Liebling Casting
Art Terence Marsh Production Design
Sound John Morris Original Music Composer