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In which we serve / British Lion Film Corp. Ltd. presents ; a Two Cities film by Noël Coward ; produced by Noël Coward ; directed by Noël Coward, David Lean ; a Noël Coward production.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

David Lean directs Noël Coward.
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 603.
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 604.
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North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster DVD IN Classic (Text) 72436000113603 DVDs Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1604655607
  • ISBN: 9781604655605
  • ISBN: 1604655593 (set)
  • ISBN: 9781604655599 (set)
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (114 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Criterion Collection, [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1942.
Also issued in box set: David Lean directs Noël Coward with Blithe spirit, Brief encounter and This happy breed.
Restored by the BFI National Archive and Granada International.
Special features: interview with Noël Coward scholar Barry Day; short documentary film from 2000 on the making of the film; audio recording of a 1969 conversation between actor Richard Attenborough and Coward; trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photography, Ronald Neame ; editor, Thelma Myers ; music, Noël Coward.
Participant or Performer Note:
Noël Coward, John Mills, Bernard Miles, Celia Johnson, Joyce Carey, Kay Walsh, Michael Wilding, Richard Attenborough.
Summary, etc.:
The story of the H.M.S. Torrin, a British naval ship, from its construction through its destruction in World War II. As the surviving crew cling to life boats and wreckage awaiting rescue, they flashback to their homes and loved ones and in so doing recall just why they are fighting and whom they are fighting for.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital, mono.
Language Note:
Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Naval operations, British > Drama.
Battleships > Great Britain > Drama.

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