David Lean was a British director, who made his debut in 1942 with In Which We Serve, co-directing with playwright and actor Noël Coward. Later Lean films include Brief Encounter, Lawrence of Arabia, The Bridge on the River Kwai, and more. Before directing, Lean edited films including Pygmalion, Major Barbara, 49th Parallel, One of Our Aircraft is Missing, and more.
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The first film by playwright Noël Coward follows the crew of the HMS Torrin, who reflect back on their lives after their ship is sunk by German bombers.
The new film from the creators of “49th Parallel” reverses the story; this time six British airmen find themselves stranded in Nazi-occupied Holland.
Michael Powell’s exciting new war thriller “49th Parallel” (also known as “The Invaders”) follows Nazi spies on the border of Canada and America.