- dir. POWELL & PRESSBURGER
- year. 1946
- country. UK
- run-time. 144min
- rating. PG
£5.00 (£3.50 conc.)
Doors 15:30 - Film 16:00
The third in our small season of four movies celebrating the collaboration of Powell and Pressburger films progressing from B&W to full glorious technicolour, to be shown as Sunday Matinees during March and April, with a traditional Sunday Tea, sandwiches, home made cakes and a refreshing cup of tea (or coffee).
A MATTER OF LIFE AND DEATH, 1946
Cast: David Niven (Peter David Carter), Kim Hunter (June), Robert Coote (Bob Trubshaw), Kathleen Byron (An Officer Angel), Richard Attenborough (An English Pilot)
When a young airman (Niven) miraculously survives bailing out of his aeroplane without a parachute, he falls in love with an American radio operator (Hunter). But the officials in the other world realise their mistake, and despatch an angel to collect him.