A Dispatch from Reuter's1940

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A Dispatch from Reuter's
Directed by:
William Dieterle

"A Dispatch from Reuter's" (also known as "Vita di Giulio Reuter, La", "This Man Reuter", "Mann mit Phantasie, Ein") is a Biography/Drama film directed by William Dieterle, and written by Milton Krims (screenplay), released on October 19 of 1940 in the USA . Edward G. Robinson is starring, alongside Edna Best, Eddie Albert, Albert Bassermann, Gene Lockhart and Otto Kruger.

Who directed "A Dispatch from Reuter's":

A Dispatch from Reuter's was directed by William Dieterle, a German director, actor, producer, and writer.

Before directing A Dispatch from Reuter's, William Dieterle had directed Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet, released in 1940, The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939), Juarez (1939), Blockade (1938), Satan Met a Lady (1936), and The Story of Louis Pasteur (1935). Since, he directed The Devil and Daniel Webster, released in 1941, Tennessee Johnson (1942), Kismet (1944), I'll Be Seeing You (1944), Love Letters (1945), and This Love of Ours (1945).

What was the release date of "A Dispatch from Reuter's":

A Dispatch from Reuter's was initially released on Saturday, October 19, 1940, in the United States. Also released on this day was They Knew What They Wanted (dir. Garson Kanin). This was seventy-nine (79) years ago.

It has been released on March, 1963 in Germany.

What is the casting of "A Dispatch from Reuter's":

At the casting of A Dispatch from Reuter's we find Edward G. Robinson, previously seen in Brother Orchid (1940) and Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet (1940); Edna Best (Swiss Family Robinson (1940), Intermezzo: A Love Story (1939)); Eddie Albert (Brother Rat and a Baby (1940), Four Wives (1939)) [ more... ]

  • Gene Lockhart, Nigel Bruce, Montagu Love, Walter Kingsford and Lumsden Hare also appeared together in Forever and a Day, released in 1943.
  • Edward G. Robinson, Albert Bassermann, Otto Kruger and Montagu Love also appeared together in Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet, released in 1940.
  • David Bruce and Edward G. Robinson, Gene Lockhart also appeared together in The Sea Wolf, released in 1941.
  • Albert Bassermann, Gene Lockhart and Lumsden Hare can all be seen in Madame Curie, released in 1943.
  • Dickie Moore and Gene Lockhart, Montagu Love also worked together in Land of Liberty, released in 1939.
  • David Bruce and Montagu Love, James Stephenson also appeared together in The Sea Hawk, released in 1940.
  • Nigel Bruce, Montagu Love and Lumsden Hare also worked together in Hudson's Bay, released in 1941.
  • Billy Dawson and Albert Bassermann, David Bruce can be seen in Knute Rockne All American, released in 1940.

What is the Storyline of "A Dispatch from Reuter's":

Paul Julius Reuter (Edward G. Robinson) starts a messenger service using homing pigeons to fill a gap in the telegraph network spanning Europe, but has difficulty convincing anyone to subscribe. When poison is sent to a hospital by mistake, Reuter's message saves the day (and many lives). However, he is persuaded by Ida Magnus (Edna Best), the pretty daughter of Dr. Magnus (Otto Kruger), to keep it quiet, as a scandal would undo all the good work the doctors are doing.

Finally though, Reuter is [...]

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