Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)

Director - Stanley Kubrick

Nuclear scientist Dr. Merkwürdigliebe or Strangelove (Peter Sellers) was confined to a wheelchair for the entire film - but Sellers decided to spontaneously stand at the very end of the film, take a couple of steps and proclaim, "Mein Führer! I can walk!"

In a process known as "retroscripting", Kubrick changed much of the script he co-wrote with Terry Southern to incorporate much of Sellers' improvised dialog, including this now famously unscripted scene from the end of his black satirical comedy.

Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)

Director – Stanley Kubrick

Nuclear scientist Dr. Merkwürdigliebe or Strangelove (Peter Sellers) was confined to a wheelchair for the entire film – but Sellers decided to spontaneously stand at the very end of the film, take a couple of steps and proclaim, “Mein Führer! I can walk!”

In a process known as “retroscripting”, Kubrick changed much of the script he co-wrote with Terry Southern to incorporate much of Sellers’ improvised dialog, including this now famously unscripted scene from the end of his black satirical comedy.

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