Jakob the Liar (1999)

Director
Peter Kassovitz

Main cast
Robin Williams; Armin Mueller-Stahl; Hannah Taylor-Gordon; Éva Igó; István Bálint

Genres
Comedy, Drama, History

Description
In 1944 Poland, a Jewish shop keeper named Jakob is summoned to ghetto headquarters after being caught out after curfew. While waiting for the German Kommondant, Jakob overhears a German radio broadcast about Russian troop movements. Returned to the ghetto, the shopkeeper shares his information with a friend and then rumors fly that there is a secret radio within the ghetto.


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