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The First of the Few (Spitfire)

The First of the Few (Spitfire) (1942)

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Release Date: Sep 14, 1942 Wide

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Release Date: Sep 14, 1942 Wide

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The First of the Few is a dramatization of the life of R.J. Mitchell, the aeronautical engineer who designed the Spitfire fighter plane, which saved England in the Battle of Britain. Produced, directed by, and starring Leslie Howard, with David Niven as a pilot friend of the engineer, the movie starts with the 1940 Battle of Britain and flashes back, as wing commander Geoffrey Crisp (Niven) recounts his friendship with Mitchell and the years from 1918 to 1937, across which he helped move

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