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 hell I'll be able to explain my way out of that one.
It's called Der Untergang
("Downfall") and it is a damn 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!