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(Nachts auf der Strasse)

An aging truck driver finds smuggled money and becomes involved with a hijacking crowd, but finally finds his way back to honesty and his loyal wife.


Rudolf Jugert was born in 1907 in Hanover and died in 1979 in Munich. A selection of is films includes: Film Without a Name (Film ohne Titel, 1948), Hallo Fraulein (1949), Detour (Nachts auf den Strassen, 1952), Illusion in a Minor Key (Illusion in Moll, 1952), A Love Story (Eine Liebesgeschichte, 1954), Effi Briest (1955), The River Line (Kennwort: Reiher, 1964) and numerous television films.
Genre Drama
Category Feature
Year of Production 1951
Director Rudolf Jugert
Screenplay Fritz Rotter, Helmut Kaeutner
Cinematography Vaclav Vich
Fritz Stapenhorst
Cast Hildegard Knef, Hans Albers, Lucie Mannheim, Marius Goring, Karin Andersen
Producer Harald Braun
Production Companies ndf:Neue Deutsche Filmgesellschaft/Unterfoehring, Intercontinental Film/Munich
Length 110 min
Format 35 mm, b&w
Dubbed Versions English
Original Version
 German
Awards German Film Award 1953