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Son of Lassie (1945)

 -  Drama | Family  -  20 April 1945 (USA)
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Laddie (Son of Lassie !) and his master are trapped in Norway during WW2 - has he inherited his mothers famous courage ?

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Priscilla
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William Severn ...
Henrik (as William 'Billy' Severn)
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Anton
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Sergeant Eddie Brown
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Olav
Robert Lewis ...
Sergeant Schmidt
Fay Helm ...
Joanna
Peter Helmers ...
Willi
Otto Reichow ...
Karl
Patricia Prest ...
Hedda
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Thea (as Helen Koford)
Leon Tyler ...
Arne
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Laddie (Son of Lassie !) and his master are trapped in Norway during WW2 - has he inherited his mothers famous courage ?

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Drama | Family

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Release Date:

20 April 1945 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

O Filho de Lassie  »

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(TCM print)

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Sound System)

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(Technicolor)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

This film was the first filmed in the Technicolor "monopack" process, where one magazine of film registered all three primary colors, rather than the original three-strip Technicolor process (introduced in 1932), where a separate magazine of film had to be exposed (and processed) for each of the three primary colors. See more »

Goofs

Toward the end of the movie, while Joe and Laddie are escaping the work camp, Laddie bites the leg of a Nazi soldier. The "bait" to make Laddie bite can be seen under the pants-leg, in Laddie's mouth. See more »

Quotes

Village Padre: I don't think you will find a poor dog in this village. He wouldn't stop here. No refuse bins.
German Soldier: Why not?
Village Padre: Because there is no refuse.
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Connections

Followed by Challenge to Lassie (1949) See more »

Soundtracks

Main Theme
(uncredited)
from Lassie Come Home (1943)
Music by Daniele Amfitheatrof
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"Lassie Come Home" Sequel.
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S. Sylvan Simon directed this sequel to "Lassie Come Home", set several years later, with Lassie's son being a trained war dog who assists a grown-up Joe(now played by Peter Lawford) while he is behind enemy lines in Norway during WWII, where he is now a soldier who must flee the Nazis in his bid for freedom. June Lockhart takes over the role of Priscilla from Elizabeth Taylor, who here is romantically involved with Joe, praying for his safe return. Donald Crisp returns as his father Sam, and Nigel Bruce also returns as the Duke of Rudling. Entertaining continuation of the first film pretty much gets it right with an interesting wartime setting, though it's a pity the time-frame didn't allow the return of original actors Roddy McDowall & Elizabeth Taylor, though Lawford & Lockhart do just fine.


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