The Keeper

The Keeper tells the extraordinary love story between a young English woman and a German PoW, who together overcome prejudice, public hostility, and personal tragedy. While visiting a PoW camp near Manchester at the end of WWII, Margaret Friar, the daughter of the manager of the local football team, notices young German soldier Bert Trautmann. Her father is so taken by Bert's prowess as a goal-keeper that he gets him out of the camp to play for his local team. Margaret and Bert's love blossoms despite local hostility and resentment of the German PoWs. In the meantime, Bert's heroics in goal are noticed by Manchester's City Football Club. Rather than going back to Germany like nearly all the other camp inmates, Bert marries Margaret and signs for Man City. His signing causes outrage to thousands of Man City fans, many of them Jewish. But Margaret wins support from an unexpected direction: Rabbi Altmann, a Man City supporter who fled the Nazis, who publishes an open letter opposing the ...

Director:
  • Marcus H. Rosenmüller

Stars:
Release Date: 2019-03-14
IMDb icon 7.2/10
  • Country: DE, GB
  • Language: English | German
  • Budget: EUR11
  • Revenue: Cumulative Worldwide $1,886,654
faq
How much has The Keeper made?
Commercial tv-show fees worldwide today are Cumulative Worldwide $1,886,654.
How much did it cost to make The Keeper?
According to various sources, the cost of producing the tv-show was at least EUR11.
Who is the director of the movie The Keeper?
This tv-show was directed by Marcus H. Rosenmüller.
What is the genre of The Keeper?
The tv-show belongs to the genres of Crime, Thriller, Drama.
Who starred in The Keeper?
Many famous actors starred in this tv-show, here are the names of the most famous: David Kross, Freya Mavor, John Henshaw, Harry Melling, Michael Socha.
What is The Keeper IMDB Ranking?
At the moment, the rating is 7.2.
When was The Keeper released?
The start date for this tv-show on USA TV is 2019-03-14.