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Waterloo Road (1945)

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A drama set during WWII. A tale of adultery & desertion.

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Jim Colter
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Ted Purvis
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Dr. Montgomery
Joy Shelton ...
Tillie Colter
Alison Leggatt ...
Ruby
Beatrice Varley ...
Mrs. Colter
George Carney ...
Tom Mason
Leslie Bradley ...
Mike Duggan
Jean Kent ...
Toni
Ben Williams ...
Cpl Lewis
Anna Konstam ...
May
Vera Frances ...
Vera Colter
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Tattooist
George Merritt ...
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A drama set during WWII. A tale of adultery & desertion.

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With the Great Stars of "Caesar and Cleopatra" and "Great Expectations"

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Drama | Romance | War

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5 February 1945 (UK)  »

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A Estrada de Waterloo  »

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In the fight scene near the end of the film, Jim Colter (John Mills) pulls Ted Purvis' (Stewart Granger) jacket down over him arms to disable him. In a split second and a change of camera shot, dapper man about town Ted is wearing his jacket correctly again. See more »

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Tell Me the Truth
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Written by Harry Leon and Jimmy Messini
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A true to life tale
19 February 2003 | by (Oxford,UK) – See all my reviews

I wonder how daring this film was for wartime with a sympathetic treatment of soldiers AWOL? Also unfaithful wifes, a worry to many soldiers, the ones that weren't frollicking with girls in liberated countries of course. My interest were lots of authentic outdoor scenes in wartime London. Only criticism was the requirement for the cad to be doubly punished!! (Villains had to be seen to punished for it to get by the censor). Alister Sims seemed menacing even though he was playing a good guy.


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