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This Was Paris (1942)

Approved | | War, Drama | 21 March 1942 (USA)
On the eve of the Nazi occupation, spies in Paris try to outguess each other

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Ann Morgan
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Butch, Sydney Chronicle Reporter
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Capt. Bill Hamilton, MI5
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Van Der Stuyl
Harold Huth ...
Count Raul De La Vague
Mary Maguire ...
Blossom Leroy - Butch's Girlfriend
Vera Bogetti ...
Mme. Florien
Harry Welchman ...
Forsyth, MI5
Frederick Burtwell ...
J.B. Entwhisle, Butch's Editor
Marian Spencer ...
Lady Muriel
Billy Holland ...
Liftman (Hauptman Viner)
Miles Malleson ...
Watson, Newspaper Librarian
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Nazi Propaganda Officer
Hay Petrie ...
Popinard, Amusement Park Owner
Harry McElhone ...
Harry the bartender
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On the eve of the Nazi occupation, spies in Paris try to outguess each other

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War | Drama

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21 March 1942 (USA)  »

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1.37 : 1
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This film had its U. S. television premiere on Turner Classic Movies on 24 September 2007 during TCM's festival of films made by Warner Brothers at Teddington Studios in the UK. See more »

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What Goes Up Must Come Down
Written by Rube Bloom & Ted Koehler
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The enemy is always listening. . .
23 March 2002 | by (Midwest) – See all my reviews

Paris, 1940. The Germans are closing in around France. Many French have confidence that the Maginot Line will keep the Germans out. But they are unaware that the Fifth Column spies are already infiltrating the country and are busy undermining its politics, business, and citizens by using agitation, sabotage, propaganda, and any other means available.

Captain Bill Hamilton, an intelligence officer for MI5, is assigned to find out if Ann Morgan, an American fashion designer for Florien in Paris, is part of the Fifth Column.


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