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1.
Alibi (1942)
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A bar hostess (Lockwood) is used by a killer to obtain an alibi. (82 mins.)
 
2.
Asking for Trouble (1942)
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(81 mins.)
Director: Oswald Mitchell
 
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Adventure in Blackmail (1942)
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Peter Conway (Clive Brook) is a playwright and his new play is having its first night. At the party... (79 mins.)
 
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Flying Fortress (1942)
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(109 mins.)
Director: Walter Forde
 
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A.J. Cronin's Hatter's Castle (1942)
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(102 mins.)
Director: Lance Comfort
 
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Hard Steel (1942)
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(86 mins.)
Director: Norman Walker
 
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Lady from Lisbon (1942)
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Wishing to acquire the Mona Lisa, a South American racketeer makes a deal with the Nazis for the famous portrait. (75 mins.)
 
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Let the People Sing (1942)
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(105 mins.)
Director: John Baxter
 
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Natasha (1942)
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Courageous Mr. Penn (1942)
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William Penn's heroic deeds, on the European and American continents, are told in this portrait of the founding father of both the Quakers and the Pennsylvania colony. Based on C.E. Vulliamy's biography "William Penn." (78 mins.)
Director: Lance Comfort
 
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Rose of Tralee (1942)
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(77 mins.)
Director: Germain Burger
 
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Sabotage at Sea (1942)
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(61 mins.)
 
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Salute John Citizen (1942)
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(96 mins.)
Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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The Great Mr. Handel (1942)
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A lavish period drama produced in 1942 by Lord Rank's G.H.W. Productions Ltd. (89 mins.)
Director: Norman Walker
 
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The Young Mr. Pitt (1942)
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This biopic tells the story of the life of Pitt The Younger, who became Prime Minister of Great Britain at the age of 24. (118 mins.)
Director: Carol Reed
 
18.
This Was Paris (1942)
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On the eve of the Nazi occupation, spies in Paris try to outguess each other (77 mins.)
Director: John Harlow
 
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Those Kids from Town (1942)
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(82 mins.)
Director: Lance Comfort
 
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Uncensored (1942)
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During the Nazi occupation of Belgium during World War II, a Belgian resistance group revives the newspaper... (83 mins.)
Director: Anthony Asquith
 
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Wavell's 30,000 (1942)
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The WWII Libyan campaign of 1940-1941 is chronicled, where British forces commanded by General Wavell defeated the Italian attack on Egypt. (48 mins.)
Director: John Monck
 
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We'll Smile Again (1942)
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Nazi spies infiltrate a British film studio with the intention of sending coded messages in the films they produce. (93 mins.)
Director: John Baxter
 
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The Seventh Survivor (1942)
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(75 mins.)
Director: Leslie Hiscott
 
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Gert and Daisy Clean Up (1942)
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(85 mins.)
Director: Maclean Rogers
 
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A Way to Plough (1942 Documentary)
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(16 mins.)
Director: Clifford Hornby
 
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Alice in Switzerland (1942 Documentary)
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Battle Is Our Business (1942 Documentary)
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Battle training for Canadian soldiers. (16 mins.)
 
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Border Weave (1942 Documentary)
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(15 mins.)
 
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China (1943)
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During the Japanese invasion of China, a cynical, macho profiteer meets a compassionate, beautiful schoolteacher. (79 mins.)
Director: John Farrow
 
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Diary of a Polish Airman (1942 Documentary)
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Colour in Clay (1942 Documentary)
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(11 mins.)
Director: Darrell Catling
 
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Dover (1942 Documentary)
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Documentary short featuring a visit by American newsman Edward R. Murrow to the English town of Dover during the Second World War. (9 mins.)
 
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Film and Reality (1942 Documentary)
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(103 mins.)
 
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Find, Fix and Strike (1942 Documentary)
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Deals with the training of Fleet Air Arm pilots and crew during World War II. (37 mins.)
Director: Compton Bennett
 
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Greek Testament (1943 Documentary)
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(45 mins.)
Director: Charles Hasse
 
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Hedging (1942 Documentary)
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(9 mins.)
Stars: Roy Hay
 
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Holland in the Western Hemisphere (1942 Documentary)
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Kill or Be Killed (1942 Documentary)
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Director: Len Lye
 
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Life Begins Again (1942 Documentary)
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(20 mins.)
 
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Malta G.C. (1942 Documentary)
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(19 mins.)
 
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Men of Tomorrow (1942 Documentary)
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Propaganda short showing how boy scouts can help the war effort in Britain. (10 mins.)
Director: Alfred Travers
 
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Naval Operations (1942 Documentary)
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(9 mins.)
Director: Grahame Tharp
 
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Out of the Box (1942 Documentary)
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Story of the Co-operative movement in Scotland. (11 mins.)
Director: Terry Bishop
 
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The Dutch Next Door (1942 Documentary)
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The Sword of the Spirit (1942 Documentary)
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(15 mins.)
Director: Henry Cass
 
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The White Eagle (1942 Documentary)
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An Oscar-nominated British documentary about the Polish people who escaped Poland and were living in England during World War II, both civilians and soldiers. (27 mins.)
 
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This Is Colour (1942 Documentary)
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A short documentary to demonstrate what can be done with Technicolor film and to show various other colourful products... (15 mins.)
Director: Jack Ellitt
 
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Trinity House (1942 Documentary)
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Fascinating documentary about the lighthouses on Great Britains shores. (50 mins.)
Director: John Eldridge
 
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Twenty-One Miles (1942 Documentary)
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A Seaman's Story (1942 Short Film)
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(7 mins.)
Director: John Taylor
 
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Partners in Crime (1942 Short Film)
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A parallel is drawn between a housewife's dealings with her butcher, and a burglar and his fence (receiver). (8 mins.)
 
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The Owner Goes Aloft (1942 Short Film)
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(6 mins.)
Director: Gilbert Gunn