• 1942
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Biography, War

Leslie Howard, who also produced and directed here, made his last screen appearance in this above-average biography with a strong propaganda message. Howard plays R.J. Mitchell, who designed the Spitfire fighter plane, the weapon that would foil Hitler's plans to invade England by air. The film opens as a squadron of fighter pilots sits at a base, awaiting...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
Anatole de Grunwald
Source (2 Credits)
Katherine Strueby
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Georges Perinal
Editor (1 Credit)
Douglas Myers
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Art Director (1 Credit)
Paul Sheriff
Music Director (1 Credit)
Muir Mathieson

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