December 27, 2002 (LA/NY)
Rated R for language
A Jewish art dealer and teacher, Max Rothman, a WWI veteran, comes across a bright young sibling by the name of Adolf Hitler. As their relationship grows, Adolf starts to turn away, looking towards a different kind of future for Germany and forming a hatred of Jews. This is a fictional story. ...
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John Cusack and Noah Taylor star in this little known Adolf Hitler drama called Max
. In this interesting fictional tale, Hitler is a young artist looking to make a career of himself, but can his newfound friend Max Rothman, a Jewish art dealer, get him to open up before his hatred turns to politics? Well, obviously not, but Max
tells an intriguing story nonetheless. Full movie review »