Main title from The First of the Few (1942)

The First of the Few

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| | UK | 1h 58min
Stars: David Niven, Rosamund John, Roland Culver

The story of R J Mitchell who saw World War II coming and devised the Spitfire

Cast

American publicity photograph featuring British actor David Niven
Geoffrey Crisp
Rosamund John
Diana Mitchell
British actor, Roland Culver
Commander Bride
Anne Firth
Miss Harper
David Horne
Mr Higgins
J H Roberts
Sir Robert McLean
Derrick de Marney
Squadron Leader Jefferson
Rosalyn Boulter
Mabel Lovesay
Herbert Cameron
MacPherson
Toni Edgar-Bruce
Lady Houston
Gordon McLeod
Major Buchan
George Skillan
Mr Royce
Erik Freund
Messerschmitt
Fritz Wendhausen
Von Straben
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Director

Leslie Howard

Writer

(original story)
(original story)

Film Footage

Black and White

UK Release

14th September, 1942

Production Company


British Aviation Pictures

Pictures (1)

Main title from The First of the Few (1942)
The First of the Few (1942) opening credits