Tawny Pipit (1944) - Rotten Tomatoes

Tawny Pipit (1944)





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In this comedy, a band of British birdwatchers fight to save a rare species of birds from destruction. The title bird is a skinny little thing that can wag its tail. It lives in English wheat fields.


Bernard Miles
as Colonel Barton-Barrington
Rosamund John
as Hazel Broome
Niall MacGinnis
as Jimmy Bancroft
Jean Gillie
as Nancy Forester
Lucie Mannheim
as Russian Sniper
Christopher Steele
as Reverend Kingsley
Brefni O'Rourke
as Uncle Arthur
George Carney
as Whimbrel
Wylie Watson
as Croaker
Harold E. Scott
as Shuttleworth
John Salew
as Pickering
Marjorie Rhodes
as Mrs. Pickering
Ann Wilton
as Miss Penyman
Ian Fleming (II)
as Schoolmaster
Ernest Butcher
as Tommy Fairchild
Grey Blake
as Capt. Dawson
Stuart Latham
as Cpl. Philpotts
Arthur Burne
as Hambling
John Rae
as Mr. Dougall
Johnnie Schofield
as Sergeant Dawkins
Katie Johnson
as Miss Pyman
Sam Wilkinson
as Commissionaire
David Keir
as Professor
Sydney Benson
as President of the A.B.O.
Bill Wilson
as Tank Driver
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Critic Reviews for Tawny Pipit

All Critics (1) | Top Critics (1)

Bernard Miles and Charles Saunders, who collaborated in writing and directing Pipit, are not quite equal to their idea; and Mr. Miles, who is too young to play the colonel, is not quite up to his role.

March 2, 2018 | Full Review…

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