Academy Award®, Golden Globe® and BAFTA nominee for Best Foreign Film, Joyeux Noel (Merry Christmas) tells the true-life story of the spontaneous Christmas Eve truce declared by Scottish, French and German troops in the trenches of World War I. Enemies leave their weapons behind for one night as they band together in brotherhood and forget about the brutalities of war. Diane Krüger (Troy), Daniel Brühl (Good Bye Lenin!) and Benno Fürmann (The Princess and the Warrior) head a first-rate international cast in a truly powerful, must-see film.

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Joyeux Noel (Merry Christmas) (2005)

PG-13

War/Drama · 1h 55m · 11/11/2005

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Academy Award®, Golden Globe® and BAFTA nominee for Best Foreign Film, Joyeux Noel (Merry Christmas) tells the true-life story of the spontaneous Christmas Eve truce declared by Scottish, French and German troops in the trenches of World War I. Enemies leave their weapons behind for one night as they band together in brotherhood and forget about the brutalities of war. Diane Krüger (Troy), Daniel Brühl (Good Bye Lenin!) and Benno Fürmann (The Princess and the Warrior) head a first-rate international cast in a truly powerful, must-see film.

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Status

Released

Languages

English, French, German

Countries

Germany, France, United Kingdom, Romania, Norway, Belgium

Production Company

Sony Pictures

Budget

$22,000,000

Revenue

$17,643,374
Cast
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Tony Matthews

Le général britannique
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Florian Mescam

Un enfant français
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Emun Mohammadi

Un soldat écossais
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David Mullen

Un soldat écossais
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Michael Pascher

Walter - un soldat allemand
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Ian Petrie

Un soldat écossais
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Andy Ramsay

Un soldat écossais
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Marc Robert

Guimond
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Peter Rühring

Un officier allemand á l'Opéra
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Allan Sawers

Un soldat écossais
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Louis Friedemann Thiele

Karl (as Friedemann Thiele)
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Johannes Richard Voelkel

Gunther (as Johannes Voelkel)
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Gilbert von Sohlern

L'officier allemand d'accueil
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Mark Wood

Un soldat écossais
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Alexander Wüst

Oskar
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Philipp Brammer

Un soldat allemand
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Franck Andrieux

Un soldat allemand (uncredited)
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Vlad Coada

German Hardcore no. 3 (uncredited)
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Christophe Rossignon

Un lieutenant (uncredited)
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Jonas von Lingen

Un soldat allemand (uncredited)
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Diane Kruger

Anna Sörensen (as Diane Krüger)
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Natalie Dessay

Anna Sörensen (singing voice)
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Benno Fürmann

Nikolaus Sprink
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Rolando Villazón

Nikolaus Sprink (singing voice) (as Rolando Villazon)
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Guillaume Canet

Le lieutenant Audebert
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Gary Lewis

le pasteur Palmer
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Dany Boon

Ponchel
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Daniel Brühl

le lieutenant Horstmayer
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Lucas Belvaux

Gueusselin
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Alex Ferns

Le lieutenant Gordon
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Steven Robertson

Jonathan
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Frank Witter

Jörg - un soldat allemand
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Bernard Le Coq

Le général Audebert
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Ian Richardson

L'évêque anglais
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Thomas Schmauser

Le Kronprinz
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Joachim Bissmeier

Zimmermann
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Robin Laing

William
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Michel Serrault

Le châtelain
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Suzanne Flon

La châtelaine
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Calum Beaton

Un joueur de cornemuse écossais (as Calum Anthony Beaton)
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Otto Beckmann

Otto - un soldat allemand
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Philippe Beautier

Morallec
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Steffen Bielig

Markus
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Nicholas Biggam

Un enfant anglais
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David Bruce

Un joueur de cornemuse écossais
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Christian Carion

Un infirmier
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France Corbet

Madeleine
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Mickey Dedaj

Le couturier (as Micky Dedaj)
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Steven Duffy

Un brancardier
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Tom Duncan

Un soldat écossais
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Roy Entwistle

Un soldat écossais
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Markus Friedmann

Un officer allemand dans la salle d'état major
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Christopher Fulford

Le major écossais
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Michael A. Grimm

Michael - un soldat allemand (as Michael Grimm)
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Jannis Hensel

Une enfant allemande
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Mathias Herrmann

L'officer allemand au quartier général
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Jan Hutter

Herbert - un soldat allemand
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Joe Johnson

Un soldat écossais
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Fraser Johnston

Un soldat écossais
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Gary Lamont

Un soldat écossais
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Griogair Lawrie

Un joueur de cornemuse
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Gerry Lynch

Un soldat écossais (as Gerrard Lynch)
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Ivan MacDonald

Un joueur de cornemuse écossais
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Jordan McCurrach

Un soldat écossais
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Neil McNulty

Un soldat écossais
Crew
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Christian Carion

Writer
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Christophe Rossignon

Producer
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Philippe Rombi

Music
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Walther van den Ende

Cinematograpy
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Christian Carion

Director
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Joyeux Noel

(DVD)

Disc Title Front Cover

Joyeux Noel

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

11/14/2006

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