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Life & Death of Colonel Blimp (1944) - Essential Art House
Life Death of Colonel Blimp - Essential Art House
1944
Actors: Deborah Kerr, Roger Livesley
Director: Michael Powell;Emeric Pressburger
Genres: Drama, Military & War
NR     2009     2hr 43min

Famous British cartoon character Colonel Blimp was made flesh and blood in Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger's complex, humane portrait of a well-mannered soldier, whom the film follows through the first half of the tw...  more »

     
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Actors: Deborah Kerr, Roger Livesley
Director: Michael Powell;Emeric Pressburger
Genres: Drama, Military & War
Sub-Genres: Love & Romance, Classics, Military & War
Studio: Criterion Collection
Format: DVD - Color
DVD Release Date: 02/10/2009
Original Release Date: 01/01/1943
Theatrical Release Date: 01/01/1943
Release Year: 2009
Run Time: 2hr 43min
Screens: Color
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 7
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Languages: English

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Movie Reviews

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A. J. Jewler | Columbia, SC | 04/30/2009
(5 out of 5 stars)

"This amazing saga--even more amazing, considering that it was filmed during World War II in England, is a tantalizing tale of a man's whole life--from youth to old age--and his loves, all of whom turn out to be played by the marvelous Deborah Kerr. The restoration is up to Criterion's high standards and the Technicolor is delicious. For fun and a look into our past, watch this movie."