To Be or Not to Be (1983)

To Be or Not to Be (1983)

Director Alan Johnson

Writer Thomas Meehan (screenplay), Ronny Graham (screenplay), Edwin Justus Mayer, Melchior Lengyel (story)

Genre Comedy

Year 1983

Actors Ronny Graham, Estelle Reiner, Zale Kessler, Jack Riley

IMDB : 6.8 (8,394 votes)


Description A bad Polish actor is just trying to make a living when what should intrude but World War II in the form of an invasion. 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.


  • Sam Dufrane 2017-01-10 20:02:07
    You can murder a man and kill him in cold blood, but you can't RIP HIS. ....Oh hoh hoo!! I die laughing at that part every time!! XD
  • voicegirl555 2015-09-18 02:01:21
    Happy Birthday Anne Bancroft! Gone 10 years but not forgotten. I like this remake of the 1942 film and I don't like remakes but I like this one! You and Mel and the whole cast are terrific! One funny lady Ms. Bancroft was!
  • Marco Poggi 2014-01-20 16:50:26
    A very good remake.
  • stretchie35 2013-07-31 09:55:55
    If you are ever in a bad mood or just want to start the day right watch this preview- I love the 'We'll be vaiting for you...' at the end- that's soooo funny.
  • skylerdemera2647 2013-05-05 01:27:25
    we r watching this movie in 10th lit o.o
  • Meneziz312 2013-04-10 07:21:12
    I didn't see the original movie (one day I will see it) but I love this one anyway.
  • inspectordh 2012-12-26 00:46:56
    R.I.P Charles Durning :(
  • Tilman Commes 2012-03-15 09:46:26
    original from 1942 is way better

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