Schtonk! is a satirical German movie, retelling the hoax of the Hitler Diaries.
Fritz is a falsifier drawing a picture of Eva Braun, the girlfriend of Adolf Hitler. He meets Hermann and tells him about some Nazi- material he knows about. Herrmann, working for a great German magazine, pays for everything he can get, and so Fritz starts to write "Hitlers private daybook". The story covers a real event that happend in Germany in the middle of the eighties.
Director: Helmut Dietl
Writers: Helmut Dietl, Ulrich Limmer (screenplay)
Cast overview, first billed only:
Götz George ... Hermann Willié
Uwe Ochsenknecht ... Fritz Knobel
Christiane Hörbiger ... Freya von Hepp
Rolf Hoppe ... Karl Lentz
Dagmar Manzel ... Biggi
Veronica Ferres ... Martha
Ulrich Mühe ... Dr. Wieland
Martin Benrath ... Uwe Esser
Hermann Lause ... Kurt Glück
Karl Schönböck ... Professor Strasser
Rosemarie Fendel ... Mrs. Lentz
Georg Marischka ... Von Klantz
Thomas Holtzmann ... Notary Cornelius
Hark Bohm ... Catholic pastor
Willy Harlander ... Bavarian customs officer
Language:German with English subtitles
Release Date:12 March 1992 (Germany)
Also Known As:Schtonk - salat julki!
Sound Mix:Dolby SR