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Purple Plain, The (1954)  link to Purple Plain, The on IMDb  

Number: 2564

poster Purple Plain, The

IMDb Rating:
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6.5/10 (1726 votes)

Country: UK, 100 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Action, Drama, Adventure, War

Director(s): Robert Parrish

Video Codec: Unknown

After losing his bride in a Luftwaffe air raid, bomber pilot Forrester becomes a solitary killing machine, who doesn't care whether he dies. The reckless Canadian pilot is both admired and feared by the rest of his squadron in World War II Burma. The squadron physician is assigned to determine the embittered Bill Forrester's fitness for duty. To break through the nightmare-haunted man's wall of silence, the physician drives Forrester to visit an outpost of English-speaking refugees, which includes an alluring young Burmese woman.



photo Gregory Peck Gregory Peck Squadron Leader Bill Forrester
photo Win Min Than Win Min Than Anna
photo Brenda de Banzie Brenda de Banzie Miss McNab
photo Bernard Lee Bernard Lee Dr. Harris
photo Maurice Denham Maurice Denham Blore

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.66:1