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Spitfire

Author: Henry C JamesKatherine StruebyMiles MallesonAnatole De GrunwaldLeslie HowardAll authors
Publisher: New York : Goodtimes Home Video Corp., ©1985.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of the Spitfire, the plane that saved Britain from the Nazis. Based on the life of R.J. Mitchell, the British engineer who developed the powerful air fighting machine.
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Genre/Form: Biographical films
Drama
Feature films
War films
Named Person: R J Mitchell; R J Mitchell
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Henry C James; Katherine Strueby; Miles Malleson; Anatole De Grunwald; Leslie Howard; David Niven; Rosamund John; Roland Culver; RKO Radio Pictures.; GoodTimes Home Video (Firm)
OCLC Number: 12497212
Notes: VGT-5039.
Videocassette release of the 1942 motion picture.
Credits: Film editor, Douglas Myers; music, William Walton.
Cast: Leslie Howard, David Niven, Roland Culver, Rosamund John.
Description: 1 videocassette (118 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: First of the few
Responsibility: an RKO Radio picture ; original story by Henry C. James & Kay Strueby ; screen play by Miles Malleson and Anatole DeGrunwald ; produced and directed by Leslie Howard.

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The story of the Spitfire, the plane that saved Britain from the Nazis. Based on the life of R.J. Mitchell, the British engineer who developed the powerful air fighting machine.

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