Carve her name with pride

United Kingdom, 1958

Film
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Based on R.J. Minney’s novel this inspiring true story of war heroine, Violette Szabo, who volunteered to be parachuted into France as a secret agent to re-organise a shattered resistance group. Virginia McKenna gives the performance of her career as the courageous secret agent, and this magnificent film ensures that no-one will forget Violette’s bravery and conviction in what she believed in most - freedom from tyranny. Also stars Paul Scofield, Jack Warner, Denise Grey and Maurice Ronet.

Credits

director

Muir Mathieson

producer

Daniel M. Angel

production company

Rank Organisation Film Productions

Language

English

Duration

01:54:00:00

Colour

Black and White

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