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Year: 2018
Original Title: Trautmann
Length: 120 minutes
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
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Distributor: Parkland Pictures
Age rating: Suitable only for 15 years and over
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Release Dates

United Kingdom: April 05 2019

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Ranking: 8,914 out of 16,180 movies (up 3511)

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Plot

The film tells the tale of an extraordinary love story between a young English woman called Margaret (Freya Mavor) and a german prisoner of war named Bert (David Kross). The story begins with Margaret visiting a camp at the end of the Second World War. She is the daughter of the manager of a local football team. She notices the young soldier and his father gets him out of the camp after seeing his abilities as a goalkeeper. Their love blossoms after some time, despite an initial hostility and resentment understandable because of the war. Bert signed for Manchester City, causing an oturage to thousands of fans, many of them Jewish. The couple wins some support thanks to Rabbi Altmann, a Manchester City fan who fled the Nazis and campaign for Bert. In an unlucky accident at the 1956 FA Cup Final, the couple struggles.

Director

Cast The Keeper

David Kross

David Kross

Bert Trautmann

Freya Mavor

Freya Mavor

Margaret

Michael Socha

Michael Socha

Bill Twist

Dave Johns

Dave Johns

Roberts

Gary Lewis

Gary Lewis

Jock Thompson

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Trivia The Keeper

The movie is based on the real story of Bert Trautmann, a legendary goalkeeper for Manchester City from 1949 to 1964.

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