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In the first year of the German occupation of France, Shosanna Dreyfus witnesses the execution of her family at the hand of Nazi Colonel Hans Landa. Shosanna narrowly escapes and flees to Paris where she forges a new identity as the owner and operator of a cinema. Elsewhere in Europe, Lieutenant Aldo Raine organizes a group of Jewish American soldiers to perform swift, shocking acts of retribution. Later known to their enemy as "the basterds," Raine's squad joins German actress and undercover agent Bridget von Hammersmark on a mission to take down the leaders of the Third Reich. Fates converge under a cinema marquis, where Shosanna is poised to carry out a revenge plan of her own.
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|MPAA Ratings:||R||Premiere Info:|
|Release Date:||2009||Production Date:|
|Color/B&W:||Distributions Co:||The Weinstein Company /Universal Pictures|
|Sound:||Production Co:||.....Production Company, Studio Babelsberg Motion Pictures Gmbh .....Production Company, Soundelux .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Die Nefzers .....Production Company, Knb Efx Group, Inc. .....Production Company, Pacific Title & Art Studio .....Production Company, .....Production Company, ZON Lusomundo (Portugal) .....Theatrical Distributor, Blitz Film & Video .....Theatrical Distributor, Empire .....Theatrical Distributor, Toho-Towa Company .....Theatrical Distributor, Myndform .....Theatrical Distributor, Ro Image 2000 .....Theatrical Distributor, B And H .....Theatrical Distributor, Forum .....Theatrical Distributor, Tatra Film .....Theatrical Distributor, Karantanija .....Theatrical Distributor, Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures International .....Theatrical Distributor, United Motion Pictures (Ump) .....Theatrical Distributor, Alliance Atlantis Vivafilm .....Theatrical Distributor, The Weinstein Company .....Studio, Universal Pictures .....Studio, The Weinstein Company .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, United International Pictures .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Universal Pictures International .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Universal Pictures .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, Prooptiki Bulgaria .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Bontonfilm .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Universal Pictures International .....Foreign Distribution Sales, Universal Studios Home Entertainment .....Domestic Video Distributor, Deutscher Filmfrderfonds .....Financier, The Weinstein Company .....Financier, Universal Pictures .....Financier|