• Drama
  • Rated: PG,G
  • Director: Basil Dearden
  • Writer: Angus Macphail, Guy Morgan, Patrick Kirwan
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The Captive Heart is a 1946 British war drama, directed by Basil Dearden and starring Michael Redgrave. It is about a Czechoslovak Army officer who is captured in the Fall of France and spends five years as a prisoner of war, during which time he forms a long-distance relationship with the widow of a British Army officer. The film was entered into the 1946 Cannes Film Festival. The film is partly based on the true story of a Czechoslovak officer in the RAF Volunteer Reserve, Josef Bryks MBE, and his relationship with a British WAAF, Gertrude Dellar, who was the widow of an RAF pilot.
  • Drama
  • Rated: PG,G
  • Director: Basil Dearden
  • Writer: Angus Macphail, Guy Morgan, Patrick Kirwan

  • Michael Redgrave
    Rachel Kempson
    Jack Warner
    Frederick Leister
    Mervyn Johns
    Rachel Thomas
    Gladys Henson
    Gordon Jackson
    Elliott Mason
    Robert Wyndham
    Basil Radford
    Guy Middleton
    Jimmy Hanley
    James Harcourt
    Margot Fitzsimons

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  • (1946)

  • Drama
  • Rated: PG,G
  • Director: Basil Dearden
  • Writer: Angus Macphail, Guy Morgan, Patrick Kirwan
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Synopsis

The Captive Heart is a 1946 British war drama, directed by Basil Dearden and starring Michael Redgrave. It is about a Czechoslovak Army officer who is captured in the Fall of France and spends five years as a prisoner of war, during which time he forms a long-distance relationship with the widow of a British Army officer. The film was entered into the 1946 Cannes Film Festival. The film is partly based on the true story of a Czechoslovak officer in the RAF Volunteer Reserve, Josef Bryks MBE, and his relationship with a British WAAF, Gertrude Dellar, who was the widow of an RAF pilot.

Starring
  • Michael Redgrave
    Rachel Kempson
    Jack Warner
    Frederick Leister
    Mervyn Johns
    Rachel Thomas
    Gladys Henson
    Gordon Jackson
    Elliott Mason
    Robert Wyndham
    Basil Radford
    Guy Middleton
    Jimmy Hanley
    James Harcourt
    Margot Fitzsimons