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A Canterbury Tale (1944)

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Starring (View all)
Eric Portman Eric Portman
Thomas Colpeper, JP
Sheila Sim Sheila Sim
Alison Smith
Dennis Price Dennis Price
Peter Gibbs
John Sweet John Sweet
Bob Johnson
Esmond Knight Esmond Knight
Narrator
Charles Hawtrey Charles Hawtrey
Thomas Duckett
Hay Petrie Hay Petrie
Woodcock
George Merritt George Merritt
Ned Horton


Written by
Michael Powell Michael Powell
(written by)
Emeric Pressburger Emeric Pressburger
(written by)


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A Canterbury Tale

8 years, 7 months ago at Apr 29 21:16
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You know, no matter how much you love a filmmaker there will inevitably come a time when you watch one of their movies and think, โ€œWell, you canโ€™t hit them all out of the ballpark.โ€ Behold, Michael Powell and A Canterbury Tale, a slight film that is overly long and frightfully dull, but it does possess some lovely scenery and early glimpses of the genius that would be displayed in Black Narc... read more
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A 'Land Girl', an American GI, and a British soldier find themselves together in a small Kent town on the road to Canterbury. The town is being plagued by a mysterious "glue-man", who pours glue on the hair of girls dating soldiers after dark. The three attempt to track him down, and begin to have suspicions of the local magistrate, an eccentric figure with a strange, mystical vision of the history of England in general and Canterbury in particular.
Release date: 21 August 1944
Tags: Mystery (4), Drama (4), World War II (4), Glue Man (3), War (2), Train (2), 1944 (2), Wartime (2), British (2), Friendship (1), Criterion (1), WWII (1), UK (1), 1940s (1), HQ (1), 40's (1)
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