The Specialist

1999, Movie, NR, 128 mins

The Specialist
Painstakingly culled from some 350 hours of carefully restored videotape, Eyal Sivan's precis of the 1961 trial of former SS official Adolf Eichmann is an admirable feat of abbreviation: Sivan squeezes into two hours much of what took eight months to unfold in a Jerusalem courtroom, and presents the salient points of this troubling case with gripping concision. In 1960, Eichmann was kidnapped from Argentina by the Israeli Secret Service, and taken to Jerusalem to stand trial for his role in the Holocaust. Eichmann, a former salesman who eventually became an SS lieutenant-colonel, was thought of as a "specialist" on the transportation of the Reich's unwelcome Jewish...
Released: 1999 Rated: NR Length: 128 mins

Are You Watching?

The Specialist
Loading ...

Where To Watch

The Specialist
ONLINE
Where Price
This movie is not yet
available online.
ON TV
Where When
Loading..
ON DEMAND
Where Availability
Availability dates vary by video service provider. Please check your On Demand menu.
ON DVD
Where Price
NetflixSubscription
Netflix$$$
Amazon$23.94

TV GUIDE Users' Most Popular