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When a young airman miraculously survives bailing out of his aeroplane without a parachute, he falls in love with an American radio operator. But the officials in the other world realise their mistake, and despatch an angel to collect him.

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Written by

Michael Powell (Screenplay)
Emeric Pressburger (Screenplay)

Runtime

104 minutes

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

Neither Heaven nor Earth could keep them apart!

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Keywords

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Lists

#144 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#75 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

#20 on Top 100 British films BFI