A Canterbury Tale (1944) - Watch Online. Directed by Michael Powell

Genres Comedy     Drama     Mystery     War    
IMDb rating
8/10
Director        
Writers Michael Powell (written by)
Emeric Pressburger (written by)
Cast                                                                        
Country UK
Language English
Runtime 124 min, USA:95 min
Awards 2010 Karlovy Vary International Film Festival
A Canterbury Tale 1944
Plot A 'Land Girl', an American GI, and a British soldier find themselves together in a small Kent town on the road to Canterbury. The town is being plagued by a mysterious "glue-man", who pours glue on the hair of girls dating soldiers after dark. The three attempt to track him down, and begin to have suspicions of the local magistrate, an eccentric figure with a strange, mystical vision of the history of England in general and Canterbury in particular.... see A Canterbury Tale on IMDb

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  • A Canterbury Tale - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    A Canterbury Tale is a 1944 British film by the film-making team of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger. It stars Eric Portman, Sheila Sim, Dennis Price and Sgt.

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  • A Canterbury Tale (1944) - The Criterion Collection

    Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger’s beloved classic A Canterbury Tale is a profoundly personal journey to Powell’s bucolic birthplace of Kent, England.

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  • A Canterbury Tale (1944) - IMDb

    Directed by Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger. With Eric Portman, Sheila Sim, Dennis Price, John Sweet. A 'Land Girl', an American GI, and a British soldier find themselves together in a small Kent town on the road to Canterbury. The town is being plagued by a mysterious "glue-man", who pours...

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  • A Canterbury Tale - 1944 - Extrait 1 - YouTube

    A Canterbury Tale Michael Powell Pressburger Eric Portman Sheila Sim 1944 Extrait1.

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  • A Canterbury Tale - Eric Portman - DVDBeaver

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  • A CANTERBURY TALE - Full Movie 1944 - FULLTV Movies

    PRODUCERS A Canterbury Tale. Produced by Jock Laurence, Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger. SCREENPLAY A Canterbury Tale. Screenplay written by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger.

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  • A Canterbury Tale: Criterion Collection - Blu-Ray Authority

    Director: Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger Running Time: 124 Year Released: 1944 Rating: Not Rated

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  • A Canterbury Tale - Michael Powell - film review

    Geoffrey Chaucer's 14th Century work The Canterbury Tales was the inspiration for this lyrical wartime drama from the celebrated independent filmmaking duo Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, a.k.a.

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  • A Canterbury Tale (1944) - Articles - TCM.com

    A Canterbury Tale (1944) ... Directors, Producers, Screenplay: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger Cinematography: Erwin Hillier Editing: John Seabourne Production Design: Alfred Junge Original Music: Allan Gray

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  • Reviews of "A Canterbury Tale (1944)" - Powell & Pressburger

    The Powell & Pressburger Pages Dedicated to the work of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger and all the other people, both actors and technicians who helped them make those wonderful films.

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    A Canterbury Tale (1944) A Vision of Albion: Flickers: Cecil Hepworth 1874-1953: ... A Canterbury Tale became Powell and Pressburger's first critical and box office failure. ... Producers: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger

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  • A Canterbury Tale (1944), a film by Michael Powell and Emeric...

    Starring Eric Portman, Sheila Sim, Dennis Price, Sergeant John Sweet, Esmond Knight and Charles Hawtrey, «A Canterbury Tale» (also known as "Racconto di Canterbury, Un") is a Drama/Mystery/War film directed and written by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, released on January 21 of 1949 in ...

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  • A Canterbury Tale (1944) - Trailers, Reviews, Synopsis ...

    A Canterbury Tale (1944) Share page: rate it. editor rating. user ... A Canterbury Tale begins with rural justice of the peace Eric Portman adopting a "lock up your daughters ... encounters genuine romance. A product of the always adventuresome "Archers" (Michael Powell and Emeric ...

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  • A Canterbury Tale (1944) Movie Review – MRQE

    A Canterbury Tale (1944) Cast: John ... Set not in the 14th century milieu of Geoffrey Chaucer but in wartime Britain, A Canterbury Tale begins with rural justice of the peace Eric ... encounters genuine romance. A product of the always adventuresome "Archers" (Michael Powell and ...

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  • A Canterbury Tale (1944) - Full Cast & Crew - IMDb

    A Canterbury Tale (1944) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. IMDb. Movies, TV & Showtimes. MOVIES. In Theaters; Showtimes ... Michael Powell ... (written by) & Emeric Pressburger ...

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  • Apocalypse Later: A Canterbury Tale (1944)

    Directors: Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger Stars: Eric Portman, Sheila Sim, Dennis Price and Sgt John Sweet, US Army Beginning with a reading from Chaucer's Canterbury Tales and a jolly set of mediaeval pilgrims, this doesn't stay in the middle ages long.

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  • Three men on a blog: FILM REVIEW: A Canterbury Tale (1944)

    A Canterbury Tale (UK, 1944) Directed by Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger Starring Eric Portman, Sheila Sim, Dennis Price, John Sweet The early works of Powell and Pressburger are tainted by their links with the Ministry of Information.

    http://threemenonablog.blogspot.com/2010/11/film-review-canterbury-tale-1944.html

  • A Canterbury Tale | Film | The Guardian

    Details: 1944, UK, Cert 15, 124 mins. Direction: Emeric Pressburger, Michael Powell, Powell and Pressburger. Genre: Drama. Summary: Powell and Pressburger fuse a mythical vision of England, derived from the history of Canterbury, with a bizarre tale of a prankster who pours glue on the heads of ...

    http://www.theguardian.com/film/movie/77222/canterbury-tale

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Amazon details

United Kingdom released, PAL/Region 2 DVD: it WILL NOT play on standard US DVD player. You need multi-region PAL/NTSC DVD player to view it in USA/Canada: LANGUAGES: English ( Mono ), English ( Subtitles ), SPECIAL FEATURES: Biographies, Interactive Menu, SYNOPSIS: The tales shown on the DVD are: The Squire's tale, the Cannon's Servant's tale, the Miller's tale, The Reeve's tale, The Nun's Priest's tale, The Knight's tale, The Wife of Bath's tale, The Merchant's Tale, The Pardoner's tale and the Franklin's tale.; All are extremely entertaining. Some are amusing, some are moving, and some are both amusing and moving. There are tales of chivalrous Knights, of chivalrous alchemists, of drunken students and of fast friends who become dangerous and deadly foes.; ; The characters of the pilgrims who were taking part in the pilgrimage form London to Thomas a Becket's shrine in Canterbury really come to life, especially through the medium of this DVD.; The characters are in turns venal, crass, rude, diplomatic, churlish, bombastic, chivalrous, angry and friendly as they each tell their own tales on the long trek that made up the pilgrimage.; SCREENED/AWARDED AT: BAFTA Awards, Emmy Awards, Malaga Spanish Film Festival, Oscar Academy Awards,
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