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Anthony Oliver Scott (born July 10, 1966), known professionally as A. O. Scott, is an American journalist and film critic.
Adolf Hitler (20 April 1889 – 30 April 1945) was a German politician, demagogue, and revolutionary, who was the leader of the Nazi Party (Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei; NSDAP), Chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945 and Führer ("Leader") of Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945.
Alberto de Almeida Cavalcanti (February 6, 1897 – August 23, 1982) was a Brazilian-born film director and producer.
Angus MacPhail (8 April 1903 – 22 April 1962) was an English screenwriter, active from the late 1920s, who is best remembered for his work with Alfred Hitchcock.
Basil Sydney (23 April 1894 – 10 January 1968) was an English stage and screen actor.
The British Film Institute (BFI) is a film and charitable organisation which promotes and preserves filmmaking and television in the United Kingdom.
Buckinghamshire, abbreviated Bucks, is a county in South East England which borders Greater London to the south east, Berkshire to the south, Oxfordshire to the west, Northamptonshire to the north, Bedfordshire to the north east and Hertfordshire to the east.
Charles Vernon France (30 June 1868 in Bradford, West Riding of Yorkshire – 13 April 1949 in Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire), usually credited as C. V. France, was a British actor.
Channel 4 is a British public-service television broadcaster that began transmission on 2 November 1982.
Charles Paton (31 July 1874 – 10 April 1970) was an English film actor.
David Farrar (21 August 1908 – 31 August 1995) was an English stage and film actor.
Mary Diana Morgan (born 29 May 1908, Cardiff, Wales – d. 9 December 1996 in Northwood, Middlesex, England) was a Welsh playwright and screenwriter, mostly associated with her work for Ealing Studios as Diana Morgan.
Ealing Studios is a television and film production company and facilities provider at Ealing Green in west London.
Edward Rigby (5 February 1879 – 5 April 1951) was a British character actor.
Elizabeth Allan (9 April 1910 – 27 July 1990) was an English stage and film actress who worked in both Britain and Hollywood, making about 50 films over more than a quarter century.
Ellis Irving (1902–1983) was an Australian film actor who appeared in a number of British films.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
A fifth column is any group of people who undermine a larger group from within, usually in favour of an enemy group or nation.
Frank Lawton (30 September 1904, St Giles, London – 10 June 1969, Marylebone, London) was an English actor.
Gerald Moore CBE (30 July 1899 – 13 March 1987) was an English classical pianist best known for his career as an accompanist for many famous musicians.
The Gloucestershire Regiment, commonly referred to as the Glosters, was a line infantry regiment of the British Army from 1881 until 1994.
Grace Arnold (19 September 1894 – 26 February 1979) was an English actress.
Henry Graham Greene (2 October 1904 – 3 April 1991), better known by his pen name Graham Greene, was an English novelist regarded by many as one of the greatest writers of the 20th century.
Henry James "Harry" Fowler, MBE (10 December 1926 – 4 January 2012) was an English actor in film and television.
Hilda Christabel Bailey (29 June 1888 – 26 May 1971) was a British film actress.
The Home Guard (initially Local Defence Volunteers or LDV) was a defence organisation of the British Army during the Second World War.
James Donald (18 May 1917 – 3 August 1993) was a Scottish actor.
John Dighton (1909 – 1989) was a British playwright and screenwriter.
John Maxwell Edmonds (21 January 1875 – 18 March 1958) was an English classicist, poet, and dramatist who is notable as the author of celebrated epitaphs.
John Slater (22 August 1916 – 9 January 1975) was a British character actor who usually portrayed lugubrious, amiable cockney types.
Leslie James Banks CBE (9 June 1890 – 21 April 1952) was an English stage and screen actor, director and producer, now best remembered for playing gruff, menacing characters in black-and-white films of the 1930s and 1940s.
Marie Lohr (28 July 1890 – 21 January 1975) was an Australian film and stage actress.
Mavis Villiers (born Mavis Clare Cooney; 18 January 1911, Sydney – March 1976, Paddington, London), was an Australian-born British actress of stage, film and television.
David Mervyn Johns (18 February 18996 September 1992) was a distinctive Welsh film and television character actor who became a star of British films during World War II.
Sir Michael Elias Balcon (19 May 1896 – 17 October 1977) was an English film producer, known for his leadership of Ealing Studios from 1938 to 1955.
Muriel George (29 August 1883 – 22 October 1965) was an English singer and film actress.
Nazi Germany is the common English name for the period in German history from 1933 to 1945, when Germany was under the dictatorship of Adolf Hitler through the Nazi Party (NSDAP).
Norman Pierce (5 September 1900 – 22 March 1968) was a British actor.
Norman Shelley (16 February 1903 – 22 August 1980) was a British actor, best known for his work in radio, in particular for the BBC's Children's Hour.
Patricia Lawlor Hayes, OBE (22 December 1909 – 19 September 1998) was an English BAFTA Television Award-winning character actress.
The Royal Air Force Museum is a museum dedicated to the Royal Air Force in the United Kingdom.
Sidney Henry Cole (31 October 1908 – 25 January 1998) was a British film and television producer.
StudioCanal (formerly known as Le Studio Canal+, Canal Plus, Canal+ Distribution, Canal+ Production, and Canal+ Image) is a Franco-British film production and distribution company that owns the third-largest film library in the world.
The Eagle Has Landed is a 1976 British film directed by John Sturges and starring Michael Caine, Donald Sutherland and Robert Duvall.
The Eagle Has Landed is a book by British writer Jack Higgins, set during World War II and first published in 1975.
The Independent is a British online newspaper.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The Times is a British daily (Monday to Saturday) national newspaper based in London, England.
Dame Thora Hird, (28 May 1911 – 15 March 2003) was an English actress and comedian of stage and screen, presenter and writer.
Time Out is a British travel magazine published by Time Out Group.
Turville is a village and civil parish in Buckinghamshire, England.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
Valerie Taylor (10 November 1902 in Fulham, London – 24 October 1988 in London) was an English actress.
War film is a film genre concerned with warfare, typically about naval, air, or land battles, with combat scenes central to the drama.
Whitsun (also Whitsunday or Whit Sunday) is the name used especially in Britain and Ireland, and throughout the world among Anglicans and Methodists, for the Christian festival of Pentecost, the seventh Sunday after Easter, which commemorates the descent of the Holy Spirit upon Christ's disciples (Acts 2).
Wilkie Cooper BSC (19 October 1911 in London, England – 15 December 2001 in England) was a British cinematographer.
Sir William Turner Walton, OM (29 March 19028 March 1983) was an English composer.
The Women's Land Army (WLA) was a British civilian organisation created during the First and Second World Wars so women could work in agriculture, replacing men called up to the military.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.