To Be or Not to Be (1942)

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Alternative titles

  • Jeux dangereux Alternative French
  • To Spy or Not to Spy Alternative

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When the Nazis invade Poland, a group of Polish actors with a lot of Nazi uniforms on their hands find a new role to play. As a spy arrives in Warsaw to give the Nazis his latest information, the actors, led by Joseph Tura and his wife Maria, lead the Nazis a merry dance with various charades, rescues and escapes.

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