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The Sound Barrier (1952)

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118 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

Fictionalized story of British aerospace engineers solving the problem of supersonic flight.
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Director
Writer
Terence Rattigan (story) (screenplay)
Producer
Cinematographer
Jack Hildyard (photographed by)
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Release date
Dec 21, 1952 (United States)

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18 cast members
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Ann Todd
Susan Garthwaite Susan Garthwaite   See fewer
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John Justin
Philip Philip   See fewer
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Jack Allen
'Windy' 'Windy'   See fewer
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Ralph Michael
Fletcher Fletcher   See fewer
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Rodney Goodall
Little Boy (uncredited) Little Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Donald Harron
ATA Officer (uncredited) ATA Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Vincent Holman
Factor (uncredited) Factor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jolyon Jackley
Susan's Baby (uncredited) Susan's Baby (uncredited)   See fewer
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Douglas Muir
Controller (uncredited) Controller (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leslie Phillips
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Anthony Snell
Peter Makepeace (uncredited) Peter Makepeace (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sally-Jane Spencer
Daughter of Philip (uncredited) Daughter of Philip (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Brooks Turner
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6.8 / 10 | 1,679 votes