Downfall Trailer & Clips


Downfall (also know as Der Untergang) full movie is released on Apr 08, 2005. Watch Downfall online - the French Biography movie from Germany , which has achieved a worldwide gross of $92,181,574. Downfall is directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel and created by Bernd Eichinger with Bruno Ganz and Alexandra Maria Lara. Downfall is available online on Hoopla and Kanopy.

Charting the last 10 days of Hitler's life, from his 56th birthday on April 20th, 1945 to his suicide on April 30th, Downfall uses multiple characters to show the chaos of a country coming apart at the seams, from Hitler's henchman under the streets of Berlin, to the soldiers and civilians fighting and dying as the Soviet Army ravaged the city above. Nominated for an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film in 2005.

As know as:

Der Untergang, Ha'nefila, 帝國毀滅, La caduta - Gli ultimi giorni di Hitler, Upadek

Release Date:

Sep 08, 2004

Release Date (Streaming):

Aug 02, 2005


Germany, Austria, Italy


French, English, German, Russian

Stream Service:

Newmarket Film Group

Production Companies:

Constantin Film, Norddeutscher Rundfunk (NDR), Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR)

Gross worldwide:



April 1945, a nation awaits its...


David Ansen
Does Downfall "humanize" Hitler and his henchmen, as its critics have complained? Yes, and it should: to pretend these villains were less than human is to let ourselves off the hook, to take the easy and dangerous exit of demonology.
by rottentomatoes, Jan 22, 2013
Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel
May be the definitive account of Hitler's final days and the collapse of the Third Reich.
by rottentomatoes, Apr 08, 2005
Marc Savlov
Austin Chronicle
Some demons are too extreme to comprehend, but Hirschbiegel's film nonetheless provides a painfully unflinching glimpse into the outer workings of the mortally wounded Third Reich.
by rottentomatoes, Apr 03, 2005

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