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A Matter of Life and Death

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| | UK | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, War | 1h 44min |
Stars: David Niven, Kim Hunter, Robert Coote

A pilot with brain damage after bailing out is torn between this world and the next, but an operation puts things to rights

Cast (15)

American publicity photograph featuring British actor David Niven
Peter D. Carter
Kim Hunter
June
Robert Coote
Bob Trubshaw
British actress, Kathleen Byron
An Angel
British actor Richard Attenborough in a publicity shot
An English Pilot
Bonar Colleano
An American Pilot
Joan Maude
Chief Recorder
Marius Goring
Conductor 71
Roger Livesey
Doctor Frank Reeves
Robert Atkins
The Vicar
Bob Roberts
Dr Gaertler
Edwin Max
Dr Mc.Ewen
Betty Potter
Mrs Tucker
Abraham Sofaer
The Judge / The Surgeon
Raymond Massey
Abraham Farlan
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Director

Michael Powell
Emeric Pressburger

Producer

Michael Powell
Emeric Pressburger

Writer

Film Footage

Colour

UK Release

15th December, 1946

Production Company


The Archers
Main title from A Matter of Life and Death (1946) (2).  A production of the Archers.  London England

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Main title from A Matter of Life and Death (1946) (20) Any resemblance to any other world known or unknown is purely coincidental
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Main title from A Matter of Life and Death (1946) (19)…of a young airman whose life & imagination have been violently shaped by war
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Main title from A Matter of Life and Death (1946) (17).  Michael Powell Emeric Pressburger
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Main title from A Matter of Life and Death (1946) (10).  Photographed by Jack Cardiff FRPS
A Matter of Life and Death (1946) opening credits (10)
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Main title from A Matter of Life and Death (1946) (8).  Abraham Sofaer Robert Coote, Joan Maude, Kathleen Byron, Bonar Colleano, Richard Attenborough
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Main title from A Matter of Life and Death (1946) (7).  Kim Hunter Marius Goring
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Main title from A Matter of Life and Death (1946) (5).  Raymond Massey
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Main title from A Matter of Life and Death (1946) (4).  Roger Livesey
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Main title from A Matter of Life and Death (1946) (3).  David Niven
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Main title from A Matter of Life and Death (1946) (2).  A production of the Archers.  London England
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Main title from A Matter of Life and Death (1946) (1).  J Arthur Rank presents
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A Matter of Life and Death (1946) opening credits
Kim Hunter (as June) and David Niven (as Peter D. Carter) in a poster for A Matter of Life and Death (1946) (1)
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June (Kim Hunter) and Peter (David Niven) in uniform look at each other in A Matter of Life and Death
Kim Hunter and David Niven in uniform in A Matter of Life and Death

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