The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp

by Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger 2h43min United Kingdom 1942
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Film details

The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp
by Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger

From the Boer War through World War II, a soldier rises through the ranks in the British military.

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  • Anton Walbrook : Theo Kretschmar-Schuldorff
  • Deborah Kerr : Edith Hunter/Barbara Wynne/Angela Cannon
  • Roger Livesey : Le général Clive Wynne-Candy
  • And with: Roland Culver, Harry Welchman, Arthur Wontner


  • Director Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
  • Scenario Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
  • Original work author David Low
  • Photo director Georges Périnal
  • Set Design Alfred Junge
  • Costume Design Joseph Bato
  • Sound C.C. Stevens, Desmond Dew
  • Editing John Seabourne Sr.
  • Original music Allan Gray
  • Producer Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
  • Production Compagny Independent Producers, The Archers
  • Distributor ITV Angleterre

Technical information

  • Aspect ratio1,37:1
  • Printed film format35 mm
  • Original sound mixMono
  • Production1942
  • Release date for France04/12/1953
  • CategoryFeature film
  • ColorColors
  • LanguageEnglish
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