The Red Baron

TitleThe Red Baron
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsMüllerschön, Nikolai
Running Time123 min.
Date Released04/2008
DistributorWarner Bros. Pictures
CountryGermany, United Kingdom
Publication LanguageGerman, English, French

This romanticized account of Baron Manfred von Richthofen, the famed German fighter pilot, interrogates his role in World War I. Richthofen orders his men to save the lives of the enemy pilots in downed aircraft, and his romance with a nurse helps him to see the human cost of war. 


Matthias Schweighöfer

Lena Headey

Til Schweiger

Volker Bruch

Maxim Mehmet

Hanno Koffler

Tino Mewes

Steffen Schroeder

Axel Prahl

Joseph Fiennes


Directed by Nikolai Müllerschön

Produced by Dan Maag, Thomas Reisser, and Roland Pellegrino

Written by Nikolai Müllerschön

Music by Stefan Hansen and Dick Reichardt

Cinematography by Klaus Merkel

Edited by Emmelie Mansee, Olivia Retzer, and Adam P. Scott


War, Drama

Original PublicationDer Rote Baron
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