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Assignment in Brittany (1943)

 -  Drama | War  -  11 March 1943 (USA)
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Bertrand Corlay / Capt. Pierre Metard (as Pierre Aumont)
Susan Peters ...
Anne Pinot
Margaret Wycherly ...
Mme. Henriette Corlay
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Elise
Richard Whorf ...
Jean Kerenor
George Coulouris ...
Capt. Hans Holz
John Emery ...
Capt. Deichgraber
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Etienne
Sarah Padden ...
Albertine
Adia Kuznetzoff ...
Louis Basdevant
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Col. Trane
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Col. Herman Fournier
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Sam Wells
Odette Myrtil ...
Louis' Sister
Juanita Quigley ...
Jeannine
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Commando in Bretanje  »

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WW II espionage film hinges on double identity.
17 April 1999 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

This is a story of the remarkable resemblance of two French men during WW II: one of whom is dealing traitorously with the Nazi occupation, and the other who is sent by British intelligence to try to discover the location of a Nazi port in Brittany that is destroying English ships. Both the mother and the sweetheart of Bertrand (the first man) are very disappointed with his activities and find it hard to believe in the goodness of Pierre, who is impersonating him, and are slow to accept the deception. Complicating the plot is Bertrand's mistress whose existence is unknown to Pierre. How the location of the Nazi port is discovered and the double-identity is resolved form a thrilling development.


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