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Synopsis

This superb collection of classic British War Cinema includes 10 of the most prominent examples of British film making at its finest. Crackling with suspense and drama, these well-crafted films showcase great scripts, beautiful black and white cinematography, great dialog and some of the best actors then working in film, including Dirk Bogarde (The Wind Cannot Read), Peter Finch (Operation Amsterdam), Deborah Kerr (The Day Will Dawn), James Mason (Secret Mission), Stephen Boyd (Seven Thunders), David Niven and Glynis Johns (Appointment with Venus). A must-have for serious film buffs, Anglophiles and anyone with a taste for adventure, intrigue and danger!

INCLUDES:
Appointment with Venus (Island Rescue)
The Wind Cannot Read
Operation Amsterdam
Theirs is the Glory
The Day Will Dawn
Seven Thunders (The Beasts of Marseille)
Unpublished Story
Two Thousand Women
Secret Mission
The Flemish Farm

Product Information

Discs

5

Run-time

10.8 hrs

Aspect Ratio ?

1.33:1

Color

Black & White

Language

English

Region

1

Rating

Not Rated

Production Date Closed-Caption

No

Subtitles

None

Seven Thunders (The Beasts of Marseille)

TITLE NAME
Director Hugo Fregonese
Actor Stephen Boyd
Actor James Robertson Justice
Actor Tony Wright

The Wind Cannot Read

TITLE NAME
Director Ralph Thomas
Actor Yoko Tani
Actor Ronald Lewis
Actor Dirk Bogarde

Two Thousand Women

TITLE NAME
Director Frank Launder
Actor Flora Robson
Actor Patricia Roc
Actor Phyllis Calvert

Appointment With Venus (Island Rescue)

TITLE NAME
Director Ralph Thomas
Actor David Niven
Actor George Coulouris
Actor Glynis Johns

Theirs Is The Glory

TITLE NAME
Director Brian Desmond Hurst
Actor Stanley Maxted
Actor Thomas Scullion
Actor Allan Wood

Operation Amsterdam

TITLE NAME
Director Michael McCarthy
Actor Eva Bartok
Actor Tony Britton
Actor Peter Finch

Secret Mission

TITLE NAME
Director Harold French
Actor Hugh Williams
Actor James Mason
Actor Carla Lehmann

The Flemish Farm

TITLE NAME
Director Jeffrey Dell
Actor Jane Baxter
Actor Clive Brook
Actor Clifford Evans

Unpublished Story

TITLE NAME
Director Harold French
Actor Basil Radford
Actor Richard Greene
Actor Valerie Hobson
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