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Title of the Film SQUADRON LEADER X
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Release 1943
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 99
Length (in meters) 2723
Colour b/w
Genre War, drama
Based on/Source Story "Four Days in a Hero's Life" by Emeric Pressburger
Production Companies Victor Hanbury Productions, RKO Radio British Productions
Producer(s) Victor Hanbury
Director Lance Comfort
Cast Eric Portman, Ann Dvorak, Walter Fitzgerald, Martin Miller, Beatrice Varley, Henry Oscar, Barry Jones, Charles Victor, Mary Merrall, Carl Jaffe, Friedrich Richter
Literature Kinematograph Weekly, 12 November 1942
Die Zeitung, 8 January 1943
Zeitspiegel, 16 January 1943
Picturegoer, 20 February 1943
Picture Show, 27 February 1943
New York Times, 23 July 1943
Special notes Director of Photography: Mutz Greenbaum
Screenplay by Miles Malleson and Wolfgang Wilhelm

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