The Boys from Brazil

Oscar Nominee
Runtime: 125 minutes

If they survive...will we?

The Boys from Brazil is a drama film released in 1978. It is based on the book "The Boys from Brazil" by Levin, Ira. . The film stars Gregory Peck as Dr. Josef Mengele, Laurence Olivier as Ezra Lieberman and James Mason as Eduard Seibert. The Boys from Brazil was produced for $12,000,000. Since it's release it has grossed over $19,000,000 in ticket sales and $8,000,000 in rental and home sales.

The Boys from Brazil was recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences in two categories. It was an Oscar nominee for film editing and music (original score).

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" He betrayed me, he betrayed you, he betrayed the Aryan race!
Dr. Josef Mengele


The age of the 94 old men targeted for killing was sixty-five.

Filming Locations

Kölnbrein Dam, Austria

Ateliers der Wien-Film G.m.b.H., Sievering, Vienna, Austria

England, UK

Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA

Lisbon, Portugal

Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria

Shepperton Studios, Shepperton, Surrey, England, UK

Vienna, Austria

Zook's Mill Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania, USA

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