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The Bells Go Down

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Released: 24th June 2024. Set during the London Blitz of 1940, Tommy Trinder stars as a kennelman who volunteers for the East End Auxiliary Fire Service. The volunteers have to work alongside the regular firemen, who resent the amateurs but who could also not have saved so many lives without them. This film was made in 1943 with the help of the National Fire Service and is now seen as a tribute to all the professionals and volunteers who put their lives at risk saving others.

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  • Details

    Released:
    24th June 2024
    Category:
    Classic
    Studio:
    StudioCanal
    Format:
    Blu-ray
    Certification:
    Parental Guidance – General viewing, but some scenes may be unsuitable for young children
    Barcode:
    5055201851895
  • Description

    Set during the London Blitz of 1940, Tommy Trinder stars as a kennelman who volunteers for the East End Auxiliary Fire Service. The volunteers have to work alongside the regular firemen, who resent the amateurs but who could also not have saved so many lives without them. This film was made in 1943 with the help of the National Fire Service and is now seen as a tribute to all the professionals and volunteers who put their lives at risk saving others.
    Region Code:
    Region B
    Duration:
    89 minutes
    Extras:
    Language(s): English, Interactive Menu, Image Gallery, 'London Auxiliary Fire Brigade Parade' (1939); 'Fires Were Started' (1943) - Directed by Humphrey Jennings 1943 Crown Copyright The British Film Institute; 'Save Your Shillings and Smile' (1943)
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