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The Best Of British War Cinema

Released: November 15, 2011 • Available in US & Canada
Product SKU: 011301610263
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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Unpublished Story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

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The Best Of British War Cinema

NAME ROLE
David Niven Actor
George Coulouris Actor
Glynis Johns Actor
Jerrard Tickell Writer
Nicholas Phipps Writer
Ralph Thomas Director

Operation Amsterdam

NAME ROLE
Michael McCarthy Director
Eva Bartok Actor
Peter Finch Actor
Tony Britton Actor
John Eldridge Writer
Michael McCarthy Writer

Secret Mission

NAME ROLE
Harold French Director
Carla Lehmann Actor
Hugh Williams Actor
James Mason Actor
Basil Bartlett Writer
Terence Young Writer

Seven Thunders (The Beasts of Marseille)

NAME ROLE
Hugo Fregonese Director
James Robertson Justice Actor
Stephen Boyd Actor
Tony Wright Actor
John Baines Writer
Rupert Croft-Cooke Writer

The Flemish Farm

NAME ROLE
Jeffrey Dell Director
Clifford Evans Actor
Clive Brook Actor
Jane Baxter Actor
Jeffrey Dell Writer
Jill Craigie Writer

The Wind Cannot Read

NAME ROLE
Ralph Thomas Director
Dirk Bogarde Actor
Ronald Lewis Actor
Yoko Tani Actor
Richard Mason Writer

Theirs Is The Glory

NAME ROLE
Brian Desmond Hurst Director
Allan Wood Actor
Stanley Maxted Actor
Thomas Scullion Actor
Louis Golding Writer

Two Thousand Women

NAME ROLE
Frank Launder Director
Flora Robson Actor
Patricia Roc Actor
Phyllis Calvert Actor
Frank Launder Writer
Michael Pertwee Writer

Unpublished Story

NAME ROLE
Harold French Director
Basil Radford Actor
Richard Greene Actor
Valerie Hobson Actor
Anthony Havelock-Allan Writer
Patrick Kirwan Writer
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