History Film / EscapeFromSobibor

9th Jul '16 6:55:17 PM MisterRandom2
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* BlatantLies: The Nazis tell all new arrivals that they're being sent to the "[[GasChamber showers]]" for decontamination.

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* BlatantLies: Blatant to the audience, anyway. The Nazis tell all new arrivals that they're being sent to the "[[GasChamber showers]]" for decontamination.



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25th Oct '15 8:30:02 AM MisterRandom2
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* SlaveMooks: The Kapos. And to a certain extent the Ukrainian guards. [[note]] Many (if not most) of them were Soviet [[=POWs=]] who either volunteered or were pressed into service by the Nazis.[[/note]]

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* SlaveMooks: The Kapos. And to a certain extent the Ukrainian guards. [[note]] Many (if not most) of them were Soviet [[=POWs=]] [=POWs=] who either volunteered or were pressed into service by the Nazis.[[/note]]
25th Oct '15 8:29:23 AM MisterRandom2
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* SlaveMooks: The Kapos. And to a certain extent the Ukrainian guards. [[note]] Many (if not most) of them were Soviet POWs who either volunteered or were pressed into service by the Nazis.[[/note]]

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* SlaveMooks: The Kapos. And to a certain extent the Ukrainian guards. [[note]] Many (if not most) of them were Soviet POWs [[=POWs=]] who either volunteered or were pressed into service by the Nazis.[[/note]]
25th Oct '15 8:26:57 AM MisterRandom2
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* SlaveMooks: The Kapos. And to a certain extent the Ukrainian guards. [[note]] Many (if not most) of them were Soviet POWs who either volunteered or were pressed into service by the Nazis.[[/note]]
25th Oct '15 8:20:16 AM MisterRandom2
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* GoryDiscretionShot: The film uses this whenever a character is murdered. One exception is [[spoiler:when the Nazis execute 26 prisoners for trying to escape and tell the others that anyone who averts his/her eyes will be executed.]] The scene is shot from a long range, though.

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* GoryDiscretionShot: The film uses this whenever a character is murdered. One exception is [[spoiler:when the Nazis execute 26 prisoners for trying to escape (actually only 13 tried to escape; the other 13 were randomly selected to die to further dissuade any future escape attempts) and tell the others that anyone who averts his/her eyes will be executed.]] The scene is shot from a long range, though.
25th Oct '15 8:09:03 AM MisterRandom2
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* DeathByMaterialism: The prisoners use a fancy leather coat to lure one SS guard into a trap. They even use the coat to restrain him while they're killing him.



* SuddenlyShouting: "There will be no more escape attempts in this camp. I'll repeat that: THERE WILL BE NO MORE ESCAPE ATTEMPTS IN THIS CAMP!"

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* SuddenlyShouting: Courtesy of Sergeant Wagner.
--> Wagner:
"There will be no more escape attempts in this camp. I'll repeat that: THERE WILL BE NO MORE ESCAPE ATTEMPTS IN THIS CAMP!"



* YouKilledMyFather: [[spoiler:Inverted: One of the inmates quietly states "My family.." before hitting an elderly guard in the head with an axe. Subverted with the Szmajzner brothers, who are motivated in their escape by anger at the Nazis for their families deaths, but don't state this before taking down the guards.]]

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* YouKilledMyFather: [[spoiler:Inverted: One of the inmates quietly states "My family..wife and child..." before hitting an elderly guard in the head with an axe. Subverted with the Szmajzner brothers, who are motivated in their escape by anger at the Nazis for their families deaths, but don't state this before taking down the guards.]]
8th Jun '15 11:21:41 AM Thurisaz314
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* WouldHurtAChild: [[spoiler:Sergeant Wagner shoots an Naomi's baby.]]

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* WouldHurtAChild: [[spoiler:Sergeant Wagner shoots an Naomi's baby.baby after killing her.]]
8th Jun '15 11:19:01 AM Thurisaz314
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* BearerOfBadNews: Leon and Samuel have to tell Itzhak that his wife and son were murdered. [[TearJerker He doesn't take it well.]]

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* BearerOfBadNews: Leon and Samuel have to tell Itzhak that his wife and son were murdered.murdered shortly after they arrived. [[TearJerker He doesn't take it well.]]


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* HeroicBSOD: Itzhak goes through this when told of his family's death. He snaps out of it.
8th Jun '15 11:16:16 AM Thurisaz314
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* BearerOfBadNews: Leon and Samuel have to tell Itzhak that his wife and son were murdered. [[TearJerker He doesn't take it well.]]



* WhatTheHellHero: Schlomo calls out the other prisoners for working for the people who killed their families. Leon responds with IDidWhatIHadToDo.



* WouldHurtAChild: [[spoiler:Sergeant Wagner shoots an infant.]]

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* WouldHurtAChild: [[spoiler:Sergeant Wagner shoots an infant.Naomi's baby.]]
16th May '15 11:15:01 AM Morgenthaler
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* RedsWithRockets: They show up fairly late in the film, as [=POWs=].
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