The Fegelein Arrest Scene is a scene used somewhat often in Downfall Parodies.
In a brothel, Hermann Fegelein is lying in bed, supposedly drunk, while his mistress (who is topless) is polishing her nails. Högl and his men break the door open, startling Fegelein's mistress, who flees. Högl informs Fegelein he's under arrest, as he is suspected is desertion. He is ordered to get dressed to come with them, which Fegelein ignores. Högl orders his men to pull him out of his bed, to Fegelein's demise, while also commanding them to search the room.
In Downfall Parodies
The scene is regularly used in parodies that involve the arrest (and usually the killing of) Fegelein, usually ordered by Hitler after he's had enough of his antics. However, because Fegelein's mistress is topless, a few parodies have been flagged for nudity, prompting some Untergangers to cut her appearance, or censor her breasts (also a good excuse to use a funny decal, such as Eduard Khil's face.
Where the scene is not used in full, fragments of it, such as the one where Högl talks, are used in various parodies, most prominently in Högl's MP40 of Armageddon. The part where Fegelein is dragged from his bed is also commonly used.
In some parodies, chroma keying is used to paste other faces onto Fegelein's and Högl's face. Hitler Rants Parodies does this often, pasting Hitler's face onto Högl's face as to depict the latter shooting Fegelein.
|German transcript and English translation|
|FEGELEIN||Was ist los?||What's going on?|
|HÖGL||Grüppenführer, Sie stehen unter Arrest!||Grüppenführer, you're under arrest.|
|HÖGL||Verdacht der Fahnenflucht.||Suspected of desertion.|
|Ziehen Sie sich an.||Get dressed.|
|Wir müssen Sie mitnehmen.||You have to come with us.|
|FEGELEIN||Leck mich.||Dare me.|
|HÖGL||Zimmer durchsuchen.||Search the room.|
|FEGELEIN||Lass mich los, du Kanake.||Let go of me, you kanaka.|
|Du hast mir gar nichts zu sagen!||You have nothing to say to me!|
- At the beginning of the scene, remains of something that looks like cocaine can be seen, indicating that Fegelein was a drug user, if not an addict.
- Just before Högl's squad entered the room, a camera showed a desk with money, drug, cognac and alarm clock. There is a logo visible on the clock-face. Those Cyrillic letters are the logo of a Soviet Orlov Clock Factory.
- The place where Fegelein hides is called the FegelBrothel by Untergangers.
- Mata O'hara appears in this scene. Her topless appearance, however, had led to several parodies using this scene receiving a community strike (i.e. flagged by viewers).