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Beloved Enemy (1936)

Not Rated | | Drama | 27 February 1937 (Sweden)
In 1921, Irish rebels launch an uprising with the aim of creating an Irish republic, independent of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. One of the rebellion's leaders and a ... See full summary »

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Lord Athleigh
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Capt. Gerald Preston
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Tim O'Rourke
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Liam Burke
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Jerry O'Brien (as Ra Hould)
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Ryan
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Connor
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Patrick Callahan
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Casey
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Col. Loder
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Thornton
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In 1921, Irish rebels launch an uprising with the aim of creating an Irish republic, independent of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. One of the rebellion's leaders and a beautiful aristocratic Englishwoman meet and - despite the enormous class, cultural, political and social differences between them - fall in love. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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irish republican army | See All (1) »

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27 February 1937 (Sweden)  »

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Geliebter Rebell  »

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Retired film star Eve Southern loaned Samuel Goldwyn a rare Rolls Royce for this film. See more »

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Despite the fact that the film takes place in the 1916-1922 era, all of Merle Oberon's clothing and hairstyles are strictly in the contemporary 1936 fashion. See more »

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Who Were You With Last Night?
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so beautiful
13 November 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I admit it. I gave this film a 10 for purely subjective reasons. I love the sound, the look and the emotional content of the two stars. Brian Aherne was so very beautiful that he is quite literally stunning. Merle Oberon was never lovelier. The sound, the dialog, the vocabulary. Wow. They had faces and voices then and they had grace. If one compares the sheer heart of these performances, these scripts with the current crop, one could weep. A profound thank you for this film, even with the fictionalized ending. Lovely. Truly memorable in every meaning of that word even if the 10 is a bit of an exaggeration, it is only a very slight one. Lovely.


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