Tag: War

Fire Over England | 1937 | Flora Robson, Raymond Massey

An entertaining English drama set in Elizabethan times. Olivier is a dashing young military man who offers to spy on the Spanish in order to get revenge for his father’s death at their hands. Naturally, women – including Queen Elizabeth...

Hannibal Brooks | 1969 | Oliver Reed, Michael J. Pollard

Oliver Reed stars as a pacifist British prisoner of who gets a chance to escape from a German detention camp by taking an elephant to the Swiss border and over the Alps. Reed, more accustomed to playing roles of glowering menace, is cast against...



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