John Heaton (jheaton) wrote,
John Heaton

  • Mood:
  • Music:

Ten random things: August 4

Ten fictional Germans:

  1. Augustus Gloop (Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory)
  2. Paul Bäumer (All Quiet On the Western Front)
  3. Maj. Heinrich Strasser (Casablanca)
  4. Anton Reiker (Summer Of My German Soldier)
  5. Alexander Kerner (Goodbye, Lenin!)
  6. Xavier March (Fatherland)
  7. Col. Wilhelm Klink (Hogan's Heroes)
  8. Thomas Matthias Kellner (Gospel)
  9. Kurt Dussander (Apt Pupil)
  10. Hildegarde Schmidt (Murder On the Orient Express)

Interestingly, the novel Charlie and the Chocolate Factory does not mention Augustus Gloop's nationality. But the movie Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory does, so I cited it instead of the book. Not than anyone cares.


  • My tweets

    Sun, 14:51: RT @ HeerJeet: "You know, I was willing to give corporations massive power to control intellectual property for well over a century…

  • My tweets

    Sat, 17:13: "Why would you play with my expectations, Marvel? To surprise me? To bring me joy? The only joy I feel is when my fan theories are…

  • My tweets

    Fri, 16:04: This family and that of the woman who asked for donations to Sen. Ron Johnson's 2022 opponent in lieu of flowers would probably get…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.