Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.'s classic novel comes to life in this haunting and darkly humorous film from acclaimed director George Roy Hill. Billy Pilgrim ('Michael Sacks') is an ordinary World War II soldier with one major exception: he has mysteriously become unstuck in time. Billy goes on an uncontrollable trip back and forth from his birth in New York to life on a distant planet and back again to the horrors of the 1945 fire-bombing of Dresden. This dazzling and thought-provoking drama co-stars 'Ron Leibman' and 'Valerie Perrine'.

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Slaughterhouse-Five (1972)

War/Drama/Comedy/Science-Fiction · 1h 44m

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Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.'s classic novel comes to life in this haunting and darkly humorous film from acclaimed director George Roy Hill. Billy Pilgrim ('Michael Sacks') is an ordinary World War II soldier with one major exception: he has mysteriously become unstuck in time. Billy goes on an uncontrollable trip back and forth from his birth in New York to life on a distant planet and back again to the horrors of the 1945 fire-bombing of Dresden. This dazzling and thought-provoking drama co-stars 'Ron Leibman' and 'Valerie Perrine'.

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Cast
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Michael Sacks

Billy Pilgrim
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Bill Cole

Singer (uncredited)
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Harald Dietl

German Guard - Group Two (uncredited)
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Ronnie Elliott

Machine Operator (uncredited)
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Walter Feuchtenberg

German Guard - Group Two (uncredited)
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Barbara Frey

Nurse (uncredited)
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Warren Frost

Driver (uncredited)
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John Goddard

Anesthesiologist (uncredited)
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Paul Hansard

German Photographer (uncredited)
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Bob Harks

Father at Swimming Pool (uncredited)
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Bob 'Tiger' Hemond

Billy Pilgrim - Age 8 (uncredited)
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Emil Iserle

Old Man in Street (uncredited)
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Frank Jamus

Assistant Doctor (uncredited)
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William Kanady

Singer (uncredited)
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Otto Konrad

German Guard - Group Two (uncredited)
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Bill Lee

Singer (uncredited)
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Joshua Hill Lewis

Billy Pilgrim - Age 8 Underwater (uncredited)
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Bryan Montgomery

Slave Boy (uncredited)
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Kent O'Dell

Father at Swimming Pool (uncredited)
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Hank Robinson

Father at Swimming Pool (uncredited)
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George Skaff

Emergency Doctor (uncredited)
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Richard Stahl

Army Doctor (uncredited)
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Charles Stapley

English Officer (uncredited)
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Joan Swift

O.R. Nurse (uncredited)
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David Carlile

Billy's Father (uncredited)
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Werner Umberg

SS Officer (uncredited)
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Robert Anthony

American Corporal (uncredited)
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Otto Sevcík

(as Sevcík Otto)
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Ron Leibman

Paul Lazzaro
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Eugene Roche

Edgar Derby
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Sharon Gans

Valencia Merble Pilgrim
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Valerie Perrine

Montana Wildhack
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Holly Near

Barbara Pilgrim
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Perry King

Robert Pilgrim
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Kevin Conway

Roland Weary
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Friedrich von Ledebur

German Leader (as Friedrich Ledebur)
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Ekkehardt Belle

Young German Guard (as Nick Belle)
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Sorrell Booke

Lionel Merble
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Roberts Blossom

Wild Bob Cody
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John Dehner

Prof. Rumfoord
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Gary Waynesmith

Stanley
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Richard Schaal

Howard W. Campbell Jr.
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Gilmer McCormick

Lily Rumfoord
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Stan Gottlieb

Hobo
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Karl-Otto Alberty

German Guard - Group Two
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Henry Bumstead

Eliot Rosewater
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Lucille Benson

Billy's Mother
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John Wood

English Officer (as Tom Wood)
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Alexander Allerson

German Propaganda Man (uncredited)
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James Wheeler

Singer (uncredited)
Crew
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Stephen Geller

Writer
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George Roy Hill

Director
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Kurt Vonnegut Jr.

Writer
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Slaughterhouse-Five

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

5/25/2004

Disc Title Front Cover

Slaughterhouse-Five

(DVD)

3/18/1998

Disc Title Front Cover

Slaughterhouse-Five

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD, Low))

12/3/2019

$19.99 -$19.96 (50%)

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