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The Captive Heart (1946)

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104 min | Drama, War

In 1940, a concentration-camp escapee assumes the identity of a dead British officer, only to become a prisoner of war.
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Writers
Angus MacPhail (screenplay) | Guy Morgan (screenplay) | Patrick Kirwan (original story)
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Status
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Updated Apr 2, 1946

Release date
Apr 26, 1947 (United States)

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33 cast members
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Michael Redgrave
Capt. Karel Hasek Capt. Karel Hasek   See fewer
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Rachel Kempson
Celia Mitchell Celia Mitchell   See fewer
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Frederick Leister
Mr. Mowbray Mr. Mowbray   See fewer
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Mervyn Johns
Pte. Evans Pte. Evans   See fewer
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Rachel Thomas
Mrs. Evans Mrs. Evans   See fewer
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Jack Warner
Cpl. Horsfall Cpl. Horsfall   See fewer
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Gladys Henson
Mrs. Horsfall Mrs. Horsfall   See fewer
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Gordon Jackson
Lieut. Lennox Lieut. Lennox   See fewer
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Elliott Mason
Mrs. Lennox (as Elliot Mason) Mrs. Lennox (as Elliot Mason)   See fewer
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Margot Fitzsimons
Elspeth McDougall Elspeth McDougall   See fewer
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David Keir
Mr. McDougall Mr. McDougall   See fewer
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Derek Bond
Lieut.Harley Lieut.Harley   See fewer
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Jane Barrett
Caroline Harley Caroline Harley   See fewer
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Meriel Forbes
Beryl Curtiss Beryl Curtiss   See fewer
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Robert Wyndham
Lt.Cdr.Robert Marsden R.N.V.R. Lt.Cdr.Robert Marsden R.N.V.R.   See fewer
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Basil Radford
Major Ossy Dalrymple Major Ossy Dalrymple   See fewer
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Guy Middleton
Capt. Jim Grayson Capt. Jim Grayson   See fewer
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Jimmy Hanley
Pte. Mathews Pte. Mathews   See fewer
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Ralph Michael
Capt. Thurston R.A.M.C. Capt. Thurston R.A.M.C.   See fewer
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Karel Stepanek
Forster Forster   See fewer
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Friedrich Richter
Camp Kommandant (as Frederick Richter) Camp Kommandant (as Frederick Richter)   See fewer
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Frederick Schiller
German M.O. German M.O.   See fewer
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Jill Gibbs
Janet Janet   See fewer
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David Wallbridge
Desmond (as David Walbridge) Desmond (as David Walbridge)   See fewer
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Grace Arnold
Official (uncredited) Official (uncredited)   See fewer
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Susanne Gibbs
Girl (uncredited) Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Kydd
POW in Top Bunk (uncredited) POW in Top Bunk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arthur Mullard
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John Owers
Bit part (uncredited) Bit part (uncredited)   See fewer
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Larry Taylor
Sergeant (uncredited) Sergeant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Torin Thatcher
Repatriation Official (uncredited) Repatriation Official (uncredited)   See fewer
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7 / 10 | 926 votes