• Publication date: May 9, 2014

The Red Baron

A German air force pilot, during WWI, suddenly finds himself in a battle of ethics within him self. Disgust and honor are batting!

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 2008

MBC Max:

December 13, 2016 15:30 (KSA) ~ December 13, 2016 14:30 (CLT)

Based on a true story, and focuses Manfred Von Richthofen (Matthias Schweighöfer), since he is a young child fascinated with planes, and being a pilot. He doesn’t lose anytime is joining the air forces, and soon becomes on of their best fighter pilot. However, he is a man, of honor and principals. Respecting and honoring fallen soldiers, from both sides; when he meets and falls in love with a nurse, working in a military hospital, he is faced with hi sown reality. Suddenly he is not sure, that war is the answer, and finds himself in a big ethical dilemma. Seeing how his patriotic actions, are affecting lives, to the worst;

A gripping War drama, with incessant morale thread, questioning the real implication of wars; from an ethical human side— A story of transformation, patriotism, and the power of pure love; will make you reflect. A Must!

Starring:

  • Matthias Schweighöfer as Rittmeister Manfred Freiherr von Richthofen
  • Lena Headey as Nurse Käte Otersdorf
  • Til Schweiger as Leutnant Werner Voss
  • Volker Bruch as Oberleutnant Lothar Freiherr von Richthofen
  • Maxim Mehmet as Leutnant Friedrich Sternberg
  • Hanno Koffler as Leutnant Lohmann
  • Tino Mewes as Oberleutnant Kurt Wolff
  • Steffen Schroeder as Oberleutnant Karl Bodenschatz
  • Axel Prahl as General der Kavallerie Ernst von Hoeppner
  • Joseph Fiennes as "Captain" Roy Brown "RCFC"
  • Tomáš Koutník as Young Manfred von Richthofen
  • Tomáš Ibl as Young Lothar von Richthofen
  • Albert Franc as Young Wolfram von Richthofen 

Directed by: Nikolai Müllerschön

Rating: PG-13