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A Canterbury Tale

Comedy
1h 60m 1944United KingdomAvailable until 31 October 2020
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A Canterbury Tale
1h 60m

From the celebrated Powell And Pressburger team comes a contemporary version of Chaucer's classic poems. Four people, each with their own blessing or penance to seek, journey to Canterbury to find their answers. A judge comes to do penance for a troubled conscience after making great mistakes. An American soldier, who in trying to trace his ancestors finds Canterbury and his blessing. A young woman whose wartime romances tragically ended in a bombing raid, finds a blessing, and a frustrated musician, with a desire to play the cathedrals mighty organ.

languages:
English
directors:
Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
cast:
Eric Portman, Sheila Sim, Dennis Price