German-Speaking Emigrés
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THE SOUND BARRIER


Title of the Film THE SOUND BARRIER
Alternative Titles BREAKING THROUGH THE SOUND BARRIER; BREAKING THE SOUND BARRIER
English Titles  
Year of Release 1952
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 118
Length (in meters) 5024
Colour b/w
Genre Drama
Based on/Source  
Production Companies London Film Productions, British Lion Film Corporation
Producer(s) David Lean
Director David Lean
Cast Ralph Richardson, Ann Todd, Nigel Patrick, Jack Allen
Literature Monthly Film Bulletin, September 1952.
Special notes Art directors: Vincent Korda, Joseph Bato, John Hawkesworth




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