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They Were Not Divided (1950)

 -  War  -  8 February 1951 (USA)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Edward Underdown ...
Philip
Ralph Clanton ...
David
Helen Cherry ...
Wilhelmina
Stella Andrew ...
Jane
Michael Brennan ...
Smoke O'Connor
Michael Trubshawe ...
Major Bushey Noble
Rupert Gerard ...
Earl of Bentham
John Wynn ...
'45 Jones
...
'77 Jones
...
Michael
Estelle Brody ...
War Correspondent
Rufus Cruikshank ...
Sergeant Dean
R.S.M. Brittain ...
Regimental Sergeant Major
...
Chris Lewis
Alvin Floyd ...
Butch
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The film begins in a WW II training depot of a British Guards armoured regiment where recruits from many walks of life learn to survive the strict discipline and training together before going into battle in tanks. There is a cameo appearance by the real Sgt. Major Brittain who was famous in the British guards regiments. Written by Anonymous

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8 February 1951 (USA)  »

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Companheiros da Glória  »

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Broadway stage actor Ralph Clanton's only starring role in a motion picture. See more »

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An on screen caption reads "1943 Anzio and the war being won in Italy". The Anzio landings actually took place in January 1944. See more »

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Referenced in Terence Young: Bond Vivant (1999) See more »

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Rosemary
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Music by Edward Elgar
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An old-fashioned but very well made British war story about two young soldiers.
16 June 1999 | by (New York Cityu) – See all my reviews

This is an early work of Terence Young, the director, but a well-made, engrossing and ultimately very moving British war drama of World War II. Interestingly a very young Desmond Llewelyn has a cameo role as a Welsh tank commander, and when it came time for Young to find a new Q for the second James Bond movie, the original no longer being available, he remembered Llewelyn and cast him in what is now the longest running continuous role in the James Bond saga.


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