American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally 2021 Movie Review
Vertical Entertainment and Redbox Entertainment have released a poster and trailer for the upcoming World War II drama American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally, which is directed by Michael Polish () and features a cast that includes Al Pacino, Meadow Williams, Mitch Pileggi, Thomas Kretschmann, and Lala Kent.
Based on the true story, American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally follows the life of American woman Mildred Gillars (Meadow Williams) and her lawyer (Al Pacino), who struggles to redeem her reputation. Dubbed “Axis Sally” for broadcasting Nazi propaganda to American troops during WWII, Mildred’s story exposes the dark underbelly of the Third Reich’s hate-filled propaganda machine, her eventual capture in Berlin, and subsequent trial for treason against the United States after the war. American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally is directed by American filmmaker Michael Polish, director of many films including Twin Falls Idaho, Northfork, The Astronaut Farmer, For Lovers Only, Big Sur, Amnesiac, 90 Minutes in Heaven, Hot Bot, Nona, Little Brother of War, and Force of Nature previously. The screenplay is written by Vance Owen & Darryl Hicks and Michael Polish; based on the book by William E. Owen & Vance Owen. It’s produced by Randall Emmett, George Furla, Vance Owen, Luillo Ruiz, Shaun Sanghani, & Tucker Tooley. Vertical releases American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally in select theaters + on VOD starting May 28th.