Three Days Confined to Barracks

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Three Days Confined to Barracks
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German film poster
German Drei Tage Mittelarrest
Directed by Carl Boese
Written by
Produced by Arnold Pressburger
Cinematography Robert Lach
Edited by Max Brenner
Music by Nico Dostal
Distributed byMesstro-Film
Release date
  • 10 November 1930 (1930-11-10)
Running time
92 minutes

Three Days Confined to Barracks (German: Drei Tage Mittelarrest) is a 1930 German comedy film directed by Carl Boese and starring Max Adalbert, Ida Wüst, and Gretl Theimer. The film is a farce set around a military barracks. It was a major hit on its release. [1] It was later remade in 1955 under the same title.


The film's art direction was by Emil Hasler.


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  1. Prawer, Siegbert Salomon (2005). Between Two Worlds: The Jewish Presence in German and Austrian Film, 1910–1933. New York: Berghahn Books. p. 130. ISBN   978-1-84545-074-8.