Directed by Helmut Käutner | Starring: Heinz RühmannMartin HeldHannelore SchrothWilly A. Kleinau

The 1956 movie based on the theater play by Carl Zuckmayer based on the true story of cobbler Wilhelm Voigt who dressed up as a German military officer and, with the help of unsuspecting soldiers, took over the city hall in Köpenick and confiscated the city's purse.