Also Known As : Il capitano di Kopenick, Köpenickin kapteeni, Kapitan z Köpenick, Kuppen i Köpenick, Le capitaine de Köpenick, O lohagos tou Köpenick, The Captain from Köpenick, The Captain from Koepenick
A young shoemaker is arrested for stealing a small amount of money, and is released after being jailed for 15 years. He wants to have a pass to get a job and start anew, but without a job he doesn't get a pass; and without a pass, he doesn't get a job. He gets into the net of Prussian bureaucracy, and can't see a solution. Until he enters a small Second-Hand Shop, and sees a Prussian Uniform that fits him like a second skin... Written by
Patrick Dersjant <pdersjan@telebyte.
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Movie Director: Helmut Käutner
Movie Stars: Heinz Rühmann, Martin Held, Hannelore Schroth