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The Fallen Sparrow (1943)





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In this film, Kit is a war-scarred veteran of the Spanish Civil War who possesses some information vital to the Nazis. Unable to torture the information out of him during his wartime stay in a concentration camp, undercover Nazi agents trail Kit back to the United States.


John Garfield
as John 'Kit' McKittrick
Maureen O'Hara
as Toni Donne
Walter Slezak
as Dr. Skaas
Patricia Morison
as Barby Taviton
Martha O'Driscoll
as Whitney Hamilton
Bruce Edwards
as Ab Parker
John Miljan
as Insp. Tobin
Sam Goldenberg
as Prince Francois de Namur
Hugh Beaumont
as Otto Skaas
George Lloyd
as Sgt. Moore
Jim Farley
as Bartender
Martin Faust
as Chef, Carlo's Cafe
Lillian West
as Receptionist
Miles Mander
as Dr. Gudmundson
Bud Geary
as Cab Caller
Stella LeSaint
as Woman in Street
Jack Carr
as Danny
Joe King
as Desk Sergeant
Fely Franquelli
as Gypsy Dancer
Michael Lally
as Taxi Driver
Russell Wade
as Flower Clerk
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Critic Reviews for The Fallen Sparrow

All Critics (3)

Tautly directed, this WWII noir-thriller stars John Garfield in a dramatically intense performance and Maureen O'Hara, cast against type.

February 13, 2013 | Rating: B | Full Review…

If the plot wasn't so vague, this could have been a lot better psychological thriller.

November 23, 2004 | Rating: B- | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for The Fallen Sparrow

John Garfield gives a strong performance in an intriguing espionage drama with a quality supporting cast.

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