One day in the future I am going to find myself watching the actual movie this clip is taken from and I will not know it at first. Then this scene will happen and I will lose my sh*t; hopefully its not in the company of sensitive, serious people because there is no way in **** I'll be able to explain my way out of that one.
It's called Der Untergang
("Downfall") and it is a **** good movie.
Nearly every single character depicted in there is a despicable yet somewhat sympathetic human being. (Somewhat.)
Hitler is actually saying this:
Edited, Aug 22nd 2013 9:08pm by Catwho
The actual translation of the most famous rant in movie history wrote:
That was an order! Steiner's assault was an order! Who do you think you are to dare disobey an order I give? So this is what it has come to! The military has been lying to me. Everybody has been lying to me, even the SS! Our generals are just a bunch of contemptible, disloyal cowards... Our generals are the scum of the German people! Not a shred of honour! They call themselves generals. Years at military academy just to learn how to hold a knife and fork! For years, the military has hindered my plans! They've put every kind of obstacle in my way! What I should have done... was liquidate all the high-ranking officers, as Stalin did!