|Tonight We Raid Calais|
Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||John Brahm|
|Produced by||André Daven|
|Written by||L. Willinger|
|Screenplay by||Waldo Salt|
|Music by|| Cyril J. Mockridge |
|Edited by||Allen McNeil|
|Distributed by||20th Century Fox|
Tonight We Raid Calais is a 1943 American film directed by John Brahm and starring John Sutton, Lee J. Cobb, and Annabella.
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Geoffrey Carter (John Sutton), a young commando British intelligence officer, is sent into Nazi-occupied France as a one-man raid to destroy a munitions plant with help from a patriotic farmer, M. Bonnard (Lee J. Cobb). Carter confronts a French woman Odette Bonnard (Annabella) who hates the British and the Germans.
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