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All Quiet on the Western Front full movie is released on Aug 24, 1930. Watch All Quiet on the Western Front online - the French Drama movie from United States. All Quiet on the Western Front is directed by Lewis Milestone and created by Erich Maria Remarque with Louis Wolheim and Lew Ayres. All Quiet on the Western Front is available online on Apple iTunes and Amazon Video.

This is an English language film (made in America) adapted from a novel by German author Erich Maria Remarque. The film follows a group of German schoolboys, talked into enlisting at the beginning of World War 1 by their jingoistic teacher. The story is told entirely through the experiences of the young German recruits and highlights the tragedy of war through the eyes of individuals. As the boys witness death and mutilation all around them, any preconceptions about "the enemy" and the "rights and wrongs" of the conflict disappear, leaving them angry and bewildered. This is highlighted in the scene where Paul mortally wounds a French soldier and then weeps bitterly as he fights to save his life while trapped in a shell crater with the body. The film is not about heroism but about drudgery and futility and the gulf between the concept of war and the actuality.

As know as:

На западния фронт нищо ново, Nyugaton a helyzet változatlan, Intet nyt fra vestfronten, Ουδέν νεώτερον από το δυτικό μέτωπο, Na západní frontě klid

Release Date:

Aug 24, 1930

Release Date (Streaming):

Feb 06, 2007

Countries:

United States

Language:

French, German, Latin, English

Stream Service:

Universal Pictures

Production Companies:

Universal Pictures

Taglines:

At last....the motion picture!, The Human Side of the War as Seen Through the Eyes of Youth!, When a picture bares the soul of an individual it is great, when it bares the soul of a generation it is TREMENDOUS and here is a TREMENDOUS human document. The heart-hitting story of youth face to face with disillusion and decay...the drama of simple emotions magnified by their very intensity into the most moving ideas ever pictured! You've seen the heroic, the colorful side of war screened many times. Now see the HUMAN side in this amazingly faithful talking picturization of the world's greatest story!, SEE all of the famed characters in ERICH MARIA REMARQUE'S world-stirring novel - Louis Wolheim as Katzcinsky, Lewis Ayres as Paul Baumer, John Wray as Sergeant Himmelstoss. See Tjaden, the French girls across the canal, Paul's mother - every one of the folks in the book is here!, AT LAST, THE BOOK IS ON THE TALKING SCREEN (print ad - Lubbock Morning Avalanche - Lindsey Theatre - Lubbock, Texas - October 12, 1930), The story that shook the world made in a talking picture of humankind with its thundering drama! (print ad - Lubbock Morning Avalanche - Lindsey Theatre - Lubbock, Texas - October 12 1930), War Hungry Men-War Maddened Women. (Print Ad- Daily Star, ((Long Island City, NY)) 16 October 1930), War weary-Love Starved Youth! Not the story of one man, one girl- but the story of a million men, a million girls! (Print Ad-Pittsburgh Press, ((Pittsburgh, Penna.)) 5 September 1930), What if these war-battered, love-hungry youths forgot the girl at home! What if they gave themselves to soft, warm, welcoming arms! You'll love them and forgive them when you see this picture. (Print Ad-Toledo News-Bee, ((Toledo, Ohio)) 15 August 1930), The Story That Will Never Die! (Print Ad-Philadelphia Inquirer, ((Philadelphia, Penna.)) 2 June 1930)

Reviews

Clive MacManus
London Evening Standard
Mr. Lewis Milestone, the Russian who directed it, has made the most remarkable film I have ever seen. His battles scenes alone are astonishing.
by rottentomatoes, Aug 02, 2022
Don B. Reed
Washington Post
Here is a photoplay which carries a wallop in every scene. Without doubt, it is as mighty a weapon against war as any infernal machine might be for conflict. After seeing it, there can be few to argue in favor of shedding the blood of any nation's youth.
by rottentomatoes, Aug 02, 2022
Ella H. McCormick
Detroit Free Press
All Quiet on the Western Front will grip you and leave an indelible mark upon your soul.
by rottentomatoes, Apr 08, 2021

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