The Seventh Cross

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  • TV-PG
In Nazi Germany in 1936 seven men escape from a concentration camp. The camp commander puts up seven crosses and, as the Gestapo returns each escapee he is put to death on a cross. The seventh cross is still empty as George Heisler seeks freedom in Holland.

In Nazi Germany in 1936 seven men escape from a concentration camp. The camp commander puts up seven crosses and, as the Gestapo returns each escapee he is put to death on a cross. The seventh cross is still empty as George Heisler seeks freedom in Holland.

Original Release

07/24/1944

US Release

07/24/1944

Cast

Spencer Tracy George Heisler
Signe Hasso Toni
Hume Cronyn Paul Roeder
Jessica Tandy Liesel Roeder
Agnes Moorehead Mme. Marelli / Madame Marelli
Herbert Rudley Franz Marnet
Felix Bressart Poldi Schlamm
Alexander Granach Zillich
Katherine Locke Mrs. Sauer / Frau Hedy Sauer
Paul Guilfoyle Fiedler
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Fred Zinnemann

Writers

Helen Deutsch, Anna Seghers

Cast

Spencer Tracy George Heisler
Signe Hasso Toni
Hume Cronyn Paul Roeder
Jessica Tandy Liesel Roeder
Agnes Moorehead Mme. Marelli / Madame Marelli
Herbert Rudley Franz Marnet
Felix Bressart Poldi Schlamm
Alexander Granach Zillich
Katherine Locke Mrs. Sauer / Frau Hedy Sauer
Paul Guilfoyle Fiedler
Steven Geray Dr. Loewenstein
George Zucco Fahrenburg
Helene Weigel Janitress
Ludwig Donath Wilhelm Reinhardt
Kaaren Verne Leni (as Karen Verne) / Leni
George Macready Bruno Sauer
Ray Collins Wallau
John Wengraf Overkamp
Eily Malyon Fraulein Bachmann
Konstantin Shayne Fuellgrabe

Producers

Editors

Thomas Richards

1945 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
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