Nurse Edith Cavell (1939)

British nurse Edith Cavell (Anna Neagle) is stationed at a hospital in Brussels during World War I. When the son of a former patient escapes from a German prisoner-of-war camp, she helps him flee to Holland. Outraged at the number of soldiers detained in the camps, Edith, along with a group of sympathizers, devises a plan to help the prisoners escape. As the group works to free the soldiers, Edith must keep her activities secret from the Germans

Directing:
  • Herbert Wilcox

Writing:
  • Reginald Berkeley
  • Michael Hogan
  • Edith Cavell

Stars:
Release Date: 1939-08-31
themoviedb icon 6.7/10
  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 97

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