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Pimpernel Smith1941

Pimpernel Smith (1941)





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The "Scarlet Pimpernel" legend is updated to WWII in this breathless actioner. Leslie Howard plays mild-mannered Professor Smith, who under cover of darkness transforms into a tireless defender of democracy. With several loyal companions, Smith makes several forays into Nazi-occupied territories to rescue the oppressed victims of the Third Reich.

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Leslie Howard
as Professor Horatio Smith
Francis L. Sullivan
as General von Graum
Mary Morris
as Ludmilla Koslowski
Hugh McDermott
as David Maxwell
Manning Whiley
as Bertie Gregson
Peter Gawthorne
as Sidimir Koslowski
Allan Jeayes
as Dr. Beckendorf
Lawrence Kitchen
as Clarence Elstead
Basil Appleby
as Jock McIntyre
Roland Pertwee
as Sir George Smith
A.E. Matthews
as Earl of Meadowbrook
Hector Abbas
as Karl Meyer
Oriel Ross
as Lady Willoughby
Richard George
as Prison Guard
Suzanne Clare
as Salesgirl
Charles Paton
as Steinhof
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On the whole this is a most attractive and exciting production even though the propaganda is laid on with a somewhat heavy hand.

February 7, 2018 | Full Review…

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