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The Way Ahead


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| Film | United Kingdom | B&W | 1h 55min |
| Stars: David Niven, Stanley Holloway, James Donald | Director: Carol Reed

Adventures of a platoon of raw recruits during World War II


American publicity photograph featuring British actor David Niven
Lt. Jim Perry
British comedian Stanley Holloway wears a trilby, jacket and tie as he smokes his pipe
Pte Ted Brewer
James Donald
Pte Evan Lloyd
John Laurie
Pte Luke
Leslie Dwyer
Pte Sid Beck
Hugh Burden
Pte Bill Parsons
Jimmy Hanley
Pte Geoffrey Stainer
Photograph of British actor, William Hartnell (1)
Sgt Ned Fletcher
Reginald Tate
The Training Company Commanding Officer
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Leo Genn
Capt Edwards
John Ruddock
Chelsea Pensioner
A Bromley Davenport
Chelsea Pensioner
Renée Asherson
Marjorie Gillingham
Mary Jerrold
Mrs Gillingham
Tessie O’Shea
Herself - ENSA Entertainer
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British director Carol Reed, perhaps best known for his work on The Third Man (1949)
Eric Ambler
Writer (screenplay)


The Way Ahead (1944) opening credits (2)
Two Cities Films
Production company