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The Lost People (1949)

89 min | Drama, War

Set in a German theatre after World War II, two British soldiers are holding a disparate and hostile band of refugees in this theatre, prior to returning them to their homelands. The soldiers have difficulty dealing with the rivalries ...See moreSet in a German theatre after World War II, two British soldiers are holding a disparate and hostile band of refugees in this theatre, prior to returning them to their homelands. The soldiers have difficulty dealing with the rivalries between Serb and Croat, resistance fighter and collaborator, Pole and Russian, et cetera. The threat of plague briefly unites them, but eventually even this wears off and the refugees unite in their hostility to the British. Written by Dan Rebellato See less
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Bridget Boland (play) (screenplay)
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Updated Aug 22, 1949

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Oct 1, 1950 (United States)

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Gerard Heinz
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Olaf Pooley
Milosh Milosh   See fewer
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Jill Balcon
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Grey Blake
Saunders Saunders   See fewer
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Nelly Arno
Old Woman in Box Old Woman in Box   See fewer
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George Benson
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Tutte Lemkow
Jaroslav Jaroslav   See fewer
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Pamela Stirling
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Charles Hawtrey
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Herbert Lom
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Mila Parély
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6.5 / 10 | 20 votes