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The Monday Film: Aces High

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starring Malcolm McDOWELL
Christopher Plummer Simon Ward October 1917-a Royal Flying Corps squadron somewhere in France. The latest recruit to this most dangerous of assignments is Stephen Croft , who finds the small group of officers under intolerable strain. This spectacular film set at the height of World War I, interweaves memorable action sequences with the dramatic story of men at war. The screenplay, is based on R. G, Sherriffs .classic play Journey's En4.
Screenplay by HOWARD BARKER Produced by S. BENJAMIN FISZ
Directed by JACK COLD. Films: page 14 (First showing on British television)

Contributors

Unknown: Malcolm McDowell
Unknown: Stephen Croft
Unknown: Howard Barker
Produced By: S. Benjamin Fisz
Directed By: Jack Cold.
Gresham: Malcom McDowell
Sinclair: Christopher Plummer
Crawford: Simon Ward
Croft: Peter Firth
Thompson: David Wood
Headmaster: John Gielgud
Silkin: Trevor Howard
Lyle: Richard Johnson
Brigadier Whale: Ray Milland
Roberts: Christopher Blake:
Beckenauer: Gilles Behat
Wade: Elliott Cooper
Bennett: David Baker
Joyce: Barry Jackson
Ponnelle: Jacques Maury
Eliot: Ron Pember
Stoppard: Tom Pigott-Smith
French singer: Jeanne Patou

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The Monday Film: Aces High

BBC One London, 31 August 1981 19.40






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