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Waterloo Road (1945)

 -  Drama | Romance | War  -  5 February 1945 (UK)
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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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George Merritt ...
Air Raid Warden
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A drama set during WWII. A tale of adultery & desertion.

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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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In My Dream Parade
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Written by Aldred Reader and Alfred Reader
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Wonderful little film.
4 April 2001 | by (Canberra, Australia) – See all my reviews

"Waterloo Road" deserves to be better known than it is. If, like me, you were born after the war, it is a fascinating glimpse of a time gone by, but don't watch it for that alone. It is a story about ordinary people in wartime, without heroics and melodrama, but with an abundance of character and incident. The characters struck me as being true to life, and I didn't find a jarring line of dialogue or a scene which dragged. John Mills gave a fine performance as a soldier gone AWOL, and Stewart Granger as the cad out to seduce his wife. All in all, a wonderful little film.


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