Jakob the Liar (1999)
Genre Comedy, Drama, Thriller, War
Studio Columbia TriStar
Movie Release Date 1999
Country USA
Language English
Running Time 120 mins
Format DVD
Color Color
IMDb Rating 6.5
Sean Bean Esau
Giancarlo Giannini Laban
Matthew Modine Jakob
Irene Papas Rebekah
Joss Ackland Isaak
Juliet Aubrey Lea
Lara Flynn Boyle Rahel
Director Peter Hall
Writer Lionel Chelwynd
Producer Lorenzo Minoli
Musician Ennio Morricone
Musician Marco Frisina
Cinematography Ennio Guarnieri
In 1944 Poland, a Jewish shop keeper named Jakob is summoned to ghetto headquarters after being caught out after curfew. While waiting for the German Kommondant, Jakob overhears a German radio broadcast about Russian troop movements. Returned to the ghetto, the shopkeeper shares his information with a friend and then rumors fly that there is a secret radio within the ghetto.
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Edition Details
Region Region 1
No. of Discs/Tapes 1