Wounded in Africa during World War II, Nazi Col. Claus von Stauffenberg returns to his native Germany and joins the Resistance in a daring plan to create a shadow government and assassinate Adolf Hitler. When events unfold so that he becomes a central player, he finds himself tasked with both leading the coup and personally killing the Führer.
- Genre: Drama, Thriller, History, War
- Studio: United Artists, Bad Hat Harry Productions, Achte Babelsberg Film
- Keyword: berlin, germany, suicide, bomb, assassination, resistance, husband wife relationship, world war ii, nazi, plan, friendship, deception, treason, colonel, military officer, plot, german officer, medal, operation valkyrie
- Cast: Tom Cruise, Kenneth Branagh, Bill Nighy, Terence Stamp, Tom Wilkinson, Carice van Houten