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"1941" (also known as "1941 - Wo bitte geht's nach Hollywood", "1941: allarme a Hollywood") is a Comedy/War film directed by Steven Spielberg, and written by Robert Zemeckis, released in the USA on December 13 of 1979 . Dan Aykroyd is starring, alongside Ned Beatty, John Belushi, Lorraine Gary, Murray Hamilton and Bobby Di Cicco.

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Who is the director of "1941":

1941 was directed by Steven Spielberg, an American producer, director, writer, and actor.

Before making 1941, Steven Spielberg had directed Close Encounters of the Third Kind, released in 1977, Jaws (1975), The Sugarland Express (1974), Duel (1971), Firelight (1964). Since, he directed Raiders of the Lost Ark, released in 1981, E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (1982), Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983), Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984), The Color Purple (1985), and Empire of the Sun (1987).

What was the release date of "1941":

1941 was initially released on Thursday, December 13, 1979, in the United States.. This was forty (40) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, March 12, 1980 in France; Thursday, March 27, 1980 in Germany; Friday, February 22, 1980 in Italy; Thursday, April 24, 1980 in Australia and on Saturday, March 29, 1980 in Japan.

What is the casting of "1941":

At the casting of 1941 we find Dan Aykroyd, previously seen in Mr. Mike's Mondo Video (1979); Ned Beatty (Wise Blood (1979), Superman (1978)); John Belushi (National Lampoon's Animal House (1978), Tarzoon, la honte de la jungle (1975)) [ more... ]

  • Bobby Di Cicco, Nancy Allen and Eddie Deezen can all be seen in I Wanna Hold Your Hand, released in 1978.
  • Lorraine Gary and Murray Hamilton also worked together in Jaws 2, released in 1978.
  • John Candy and Warren Oates have both also be seen in Stripes, released in 1981.

What is the Storyline of "1941":

On Saturday, December 13, 1941 at 7:01 a.m., a woman goes swimming somewhere on the California coast, only to find a Japanese submarine surfacing beneath her. The submarine crew realizes they have arrived in Hollywood, and the vessel submerges while the woman swims to safety.

Later that morning, a 10th Armored Division tank crew, consisting of Sergeant Frank Tree, Corporal Chuck Sitarski, and Privates Foley, Reese, and Henshaw, are at a restaurant where dishwasher Wally Stephens works. Wally is [...]

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