Adolf Hitler and his scourge of Jewish persecution has been the topic of many dramas and books. Films and television series have been framed around Hitler’s rise to power, authoritarian regime, and the fall of the Third Reich. Many actors have portrayed Hitler with a distinctive interpretation regarding his psyche, motivation, and Freudian overtones of personality. The challenge of defining Hitler is a formidable acting endeavor, demanding a studious approach to history. The role of Hitler in any drama is one that many esteemed actors have leapt at the chance to play.