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Life on a British bomber base, and the surrounding towns, from the opening days of the Battle of Britain, to the arrival of the Americans, who join in the bomber offensive. The film centres around Pilot Officer Peter Penrose, fresh out of a training unit, who joins the squadron, and quickly discovers about life during war time. He falls for Iris, a young girl who lives at the local hotel, but he b...

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Directed by

Anthony Asquith

Written by

Terence Rattigan (Screenplay)
Anatole de Grunwald (Story)

Runtime

109 minutes

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Cast

Keywords

world war ii pilot royal air force (raf) yorkshire battle of britain air force base squadron