* EarthStation1.com 1996-2023: Join Us As We Celebrate 27 Years Online!

One Of Our Aircraft Is Missing 1942 WWII Film DVD, Download, USB Drive

One Of Our Aircraft Is Missing 1942 WWII Film DVD, Download, USB Drive
One Of Our Aircraft Is Missing 1942 WWII Film DVD, Download, USB Drive
Item# one-of-our-aircraft-is-missing-dual-layer-dvd-remastered-wwii-film
List Price: $19.69
Your Sale Price: $8.96
Choose DVD, Video Download or USB Flash Drive Version: 

8.96 USD. Free Shipping Worldwide!

An R.A.F. Bomber Crew Rescued By Dutch Partisans In This Revered 1942 British Classic Masterpiece That Tells The Tale Of The Crew Of "B" For "Bertie", a Royal Air Force Bomber Command Aircraft Shot Down After A Raid On Fortress Europe, And How They Managed To Get Back To England's Green And Beautiful Due To The Industry, Heroism And Sacrifice Of The Dutch Villagers Who Helped Them Escape! A Moving Propaganda Piece As much About A Conquered Country's Patriotism And Will-To-Resist As it Is A Soldier Story, Presented In The Highest DVD Quality MPG Video Format Of 9.1 MBPS As An Archival Quality All Regions Format DVD, MP4 Video Download Or USB Flash Drive! (Blac/White, 1942, 1 Hour 43 Minutes.)

Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger

Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger

Godfrey Tearle ... Sir George Corbett
Eric Portman... Tom Earnshaw
Hugh Williams... Frank Shelley
Bernard Miles... Geoff Hickman
Hugh Burden... John Glyn Haggard
Emrys Jones... Bob Ashley
Pamela Brown... Else Meertens
Peter Ustinov... Priest
Joyce Redman... Jet van Dieren
Googie Withers... Jo de Vries
Hay Petrie... Burgomeister
Selma Van Dias... Burgomeister's wife
Arnold Marlé... Pieter Sluys
Robert Helpmann... De Jong
Alec Clunes... Organist

One Of Our Aircraft Is Missing (stylized onscreen as ......one of our aircraft is missing) is a 1942 British black-and-white war film, mainly set in the German-occupied Netherlands. It was the fourth collaboration between the British writer-director-producer team of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger and the first film they made under the banner of The Archers. Although considered a wartime propaganda film and made under the authority of the Ministry of Information as part of a series of film productions specifically aimed at morale in the United Kingdom, it is elevated by the story and production values above the usual jingoistic fare. Today, One of Our Aircraft Is Missing is considered one of the "best of British films of the era". A reversal of the plot of Powell and Pressburger's previous film, 49th Parallel (1941), One of Our Aircraft Is Missing has the British trying to escape with the help of various locals. In the 49th Parallel, the Germans stranded in Canada argued and fought amongst themselves, while the British fliers in this film work well together as a team.