Archive: John Napier

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Father Goose (1964, Cary Grant, Leslie Caron)

Cary Grant plays Walter Eckland, an irascible beach bum persuaded by Commander Frank Houghton (Trevor Howard) to become a 'spotter' based on an uninhabited Pacific island during the Second World War. His job is to report enemy shipping movements in...



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