To Be or Not to Be


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Joseph and Maria Tura operate and star in their own theater company in Warsaw. Maria has many admirers including a young lieutenant in the Polish air force, Stanislav Sobinski. When the Nazis invade Poland to start World War II, Sobinski and his colleagues flee to England while the Turas find themselves now having to operate under severe restrictions, including shelving a comical play they had written about Adolf Hitler. In England meanwhile, Sobinski and his friends give Professor Siletski - who is about to return to Poland - the names and addresses of their closest relatives so the professor can carry messages for them. When it's learned that Siletski is really a German spy, Sobinski parachutes into Poland and enlists the aid of the Turas and their fellow actors to get that list back.... Show more

Every year, at least a dozen of Comedy movies are created, most of them are usually ordinary. I will grant that my expectations were very low before seeing this movie. I sat for a long time after the end of To Be or Not to Be, reflecting on my thoughts. I'm the biggest fan in the world of movies like this. Everytime I watch To Be or Not to Be movie online, I'm really enjoying the music, it is just pure soul of this movie. The whole movie is still very relaxing and motivating. To Be or Not to Be is one of the best possible choice for a saturday evening with cinema.... Show more

Directors: Ernst Lubitsch
Countries: United States
Release: 1942-03-06
Duration: 99 min
IMDb Rating: 8.3