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Island Rescue (1951)

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87 min | Comedy, Drama, War

During WW2, British Major Valentine Moreland is tasked with rescuing a prized pedigree cow from the German-occupied Channel Island of Armorel.
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Writers
Jerrard Tickell (story) (adaptation) | Nicholas Phipps (screenplay)
Cinematographer
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Updated Oct 8, 1951

Release date
Jun 1952 (United States)

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53 cast members
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David Niven
Maj. Valentine Moreland Maj. Valentine Moreland   See fewer
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Glynis Johns
Nicola Fallaize Nicola Fallaize   See fewer
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George Coulouris
Capt. Weiss Capt. Weiss   See fewer
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Barry Jones
Provost Provost   See fewer
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Kenneth More
Lionel Fallaize Lionel Fallaize   See fewer
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Noel Purcell
Trawler Langley Trawler Langley   See fewer
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Bernard Lee
Brigadier Brigadier   See fewer
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Jeremy Spenser
Georges Georges   See fewer
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Patric Doonan
Sgt. Forbes Sgt. Forbes   See fewer
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Martin Boddey
Sgt. Vogel Sgt. Vogel   See fewer
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John Horsley
Naval Officer Kent Naval Officer Kent   See fewer
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George Benson
Senior Clerk Senior Clerk   See fewer
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Richard Wattis
Carruthers - Higher Executive Carruthers - Higher Executive   See fewer
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David Horne
Magistrate Magistrate   See fewer
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Geoffrey Sumner
Major - Vet. Corps Major - Vet. Corps   See fewer
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Raymond Young
Cmdr. Willson Cmdr. Willson   See fewer
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Richard Marner
2nd German Corporal 2nd German Corporal   See fewer
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Malcolm Farquhar
Staff Captain Staff Captain   See fewer
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Charles Collum
1st General 1st General   See fewer
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Stanley Rose
Workman Workman   See fewer
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John Stratton
1st.R.A.F. Officer 1st.R.A.F. Officer   See fewer
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Peter Martyn
2nd R.A.F. Officer 2nd R.A.F. Officer   See fewer
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Neil Wilson
1st Man 1st Man   See fewer
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Geoffrey Denton
2nd Man 2nd Man   See fewer
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Michael Ward
Senior Clerk's Assistant Senior Clerk's Assistant   See fewer
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Pat Nye
A.T.S., W / O A.T.S., W / O   See fewer
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Marianne Stone
A.T.S. Auxiliary A.T.S. Auxiliary   See fewer
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Betty Cooper
Secretary to Brigadier Secretary to Brigadier   See fewer
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Noel Johnson
Clark - R.N. Clark - R.N.   See fewer
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Jeanne Pali
Granny Lummette Granny Lummette   See fewer
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Oscar Nation
Waiter Waiter   See fewer
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Helen Goss
Provost's Wife Provost's Wife   See fewer
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Philip Stainton
Constable Constable   See fewer
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Michael Evans
2nd Officer - Com.Ops 2nd Officer - Com.Ops   See fewer
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Derek Blomfield
1st Officer - Admiralty 1st Officer - Admiralty   See fewer
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Peter Butterworth
1st Naval Rating 1st Naval Rating   See fewer
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Harold Goodwin
2nd Naval Rating 2nd Naval Rating   See fewer
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Basil Dignam
R.A.M.C. Captain R.A.M.C. Captain   See fewer
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Olwen Brookes
F.A.N.Y. (as Olwyn Brookes) F.A.N.Y. (as Olwyn Brookes)   See fewer
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Charles Lamb
Jean - the Cowman Jean - the Cowman   See fewer
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Michael Rittermann
German Adjutant German Adjutant   See fewer
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Henrik Jacobsen
1st German Corporal 1st German Corporal   See fewer
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Anton Diffring
2st German Soldier 2st German Soldier   See fewer
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Fritz Krenn
German Commanding Officer German Commanding Officer   See fewer
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Nicholas Phipps
Minister Minister   See fewer
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Venus
The Cow The Cow   See fewer
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Theodore Bikel
Man at Newspaper Vendor (uncredited) Man at Newspaper Vendor (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Hilsdon
German Soldier (uncredited) German Soldier (uncredited)   See fewer
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Aileen Lewis
Restaurant Diner (uncredited) Restaurant Diner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Terence Longdon
Actor (uncredited) Actor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Phillips
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Reg Thomason
Man in Court (uncredited) Man in Court (uncredited)   See fewer
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6 / 10 | 240 votes