The Resistance Fighter shines a light on the story of the work of Jan Nowak-Jeziorański during the Warsaw Uprising. The film was directed by Władysław Pasikowski. The movie promises to be a mix of World War II action and plenty of intrigue. The Resistance Fighter will be offered both on Blu-ray and various video on demand platforms. Here’s the press release from Shout! Factory:
BASED ON A TRUE STORY, ACTION WARTIME SPY THRILLER DEBUTS IN NORTH AMERICA
THE RESISTANCE FIGHTER
A Film by Cult Filmmaker Wladyslaw Pasikowski
Based on a true story, Philippe Tłokiński (Adventures of a Mathematician, Quartier des Banques) stars as real-life Polish war hero Jan Nowak-Jeziorański in the latest blockbuster from cult director Władysław Pasikowski (Pitbull: Last Dog, Jack Strong, Pigs). Commemorating the anniversary of the Warsaw Uprising, the largest resistance operation in German-occupied Europe, Shout! Studios will unleash the highly anticipated action wartime drama THE RESISTANCE FIGHTER on VOD, digital, and home entertainment shelves everywhere for watch-at-home. The Blu-ray™ and DVD will be available at Walmart on the same day!
THE RESISTANCE FIGHTER tells the incredible true story of the Polish war hero Jan Nowak-Jeziorański, a man of extraordinary courage, who served as an emissary between the commanders of Poland’s resistance movement and the Polish government in exile in London at the height of the Second World War. Hunted by all the Axis Powers’ secret services, he is smuggled out of Poland on a mission to make his way to London with information that would decide the fate of the war. The stakes could not be higher in this riveting wartime thriller that will keep you on the edge of your seat!
Shout! Studios | 113 minutes
English and German with English subtitles
THE RESISTANCE FIGHTER
Hits On-Demand, Digital, Blu-ray, and DVD for Watch-At-Home
August 4, 2020
The collectible Blu-ray and DVD release boast spectacular movie presentation, English, German and Polish audio track with English subtitles. A must-have for movie enthusiasts and collectors, pre-order is available now
THE RESISTANCE FIGHTER (a.k.a. KURIER)
Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego and Scorpio Studio
Directed by Wladyslaw Pasikowski
Written by: Władysław Pasikowski and Sylwia Wilkos
Producers: Dariusz Gawin, Jan Oldakowski, Klaudiusz Frydrych, Sylwia Wilkos
Cast: Philippe Tłokiński, Patricia Volny, Julie Engelbrecht, Bradley James, Zbigniew Zamachowski
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