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Private Potter (1963)





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Potter (Tom Courtnenay) is an army private chasing down a terrorist on an island in the Mediterranean. He accidently kills a fellow soldier, and when questioned about the incident, Potter claims to have seen a vision of God. His is grilled by his commanding officer, given a complete physical and psychological exam and is interviewed by a man of the cloth. The Army brass must determine if Potter is to be court marshalled or whether or not he did in fact receive a visual message from God.


Tom Courtenay
as Pvt. Potter
James Maxwell
as Lt. Col. Harry Gunyon
Brewster Mason
as Brigadier
Eric Thompson
as Capt. John Knowles
John Graham
as Maj. Sims
Frank Finlay
as Capt. Patterson
Harry Landis
as Lt. Cpl. Lamb
Michael Coles
as Pvt. Robertson
Jeremy Geidt
as Maj. Reid
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Critic Reviews for Private Potter

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Private Potter is the unassuming title of Casper Wrede's first feature film -- a lively and honest expansion from the inside outwards of a television play by Ronald Harwood.

March 6, 2020 | Full Review…

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