THE LIFE AND DEATH OF COLONEL BLIMP
1943, Park Circus, 163 min, UK, Dir: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger

One of British cinema’s crowning glories, Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger’s stunning epic hopscotches between the end of the Boer War and World Wars I and II, and charts the heartbreaking attempts of gentlemanly officer Clive Candy (Roger Livesey) to find his ideal woman, embodied in three different forms by the gorgeous Deborah Kerr, while he spars with German officer Anton Walbrook.


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