Betrayal the suez canal in egypt was a symbol of western dominance. Passport to suez 1943 full movie download full hd youtube. It was of course, also a hugely important supply lane from india and if the axis for. Mar 14, 2011 the suez canal provided a short sea route between britain and middle east oil supplies, and its imperial colonies in asia and the far east. When the canal opened in 1888, its vast profits went abroad with the suez canal company, while two world wars transformed the canal zone into the worlds largest military base. Passport to suez full full movie, passport to suez full full movie streaming passport to suez full movie engsub watch passport to suez full english full movie online passport to suez full film. Visit us on youtube visit us on instagram subscribe to our rss feed. Passport to suez 1943 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.
Suez is an american romantic drama film released on october 28, 1938 by 20th century fox, with darryl f. Watch passport to suez full movie in hd visit movie 109212 the lone wolf goes undercover in egypt to foil a nazi plot to bomb and. The bravados classic western, full movie, gregory peck, english free full western films duration. The suez crisis began on july 26, 1956, when egyptian president, gamal abdel nasser, nationalized the suez canal. Passport to suez 1943 warren william as supersleuth the lone wolf has a runin with nazis planning to blow up the suez canal. Passport to suez 1943 stream and watch online moviefone. Aug 08, 2016 it was vital, especially to the allies. Starting with her 1943 debut in the crime story one dangerous night, savage made. The lone wolf goes undercover in egypt to foil a nazi plot to bomb and disable the suez canal, which is vital to englands war effort. The unique geographical position of the suez canal makes it of special importance to the.
Passport to suez is the 20th film featuring the lone wolf character. The suez canal provided a short sea route between britain and middle east oil supplies, and its imperial colonies in asia and the far east. Great film explaining the workings of the suez canal made by british instructional films. He was the father of four children, including the actors beau bridges and jeff bridges. The lone wolf undercover to foil the nazis stealing the plans. I just think warren williams is a fantastic actor, i started watching the old perry mason movies he did and he was superb.
The sinai war and suez crisis, 19567 jewish virtual library. Zanuck in charge of production, directed by allan dwan and starring tyrone power, loretta young, and annabella. A list of all of the films 1930s and 1940s movie star warren william appeared in, including the lone wolf, perry mason, and all precode titles. Passport to suez 1943 0819 1943 us comedy, crime, thriller 1h 12m user score. If youve never seen a lone wolf film and youve got to at least rent this thing. The event he was referring to began 50 years ago, on july 26, 1956, when the egyptian president gamal abdel nasser nationalized the britishand frenchowned suez canal. When refitting was completed at liverpool in april of 1941, the empress of asia embarked approximately 2,000 soldiers of a yorkshire regiment of the british army known as the green howards. Passport to suez 1943 08191943 us comedy, crime, thriller 1h 12m user score. Had the axis been able to choke off either suez, or gibralter, they would have forced all resouceed from asia and oceana india, iran, australia, etc around the south of africa. Several shots of destroyer making its way up canal under the eye if allied troops dug in along its bank. The suez canal closed again during a 1967 war with israel.
Leonard maltins movie guide gives suez 3 stars out of 4 and, in its early editions, states, elaborate darryl zanuck production surrounds good cast with 1850s france and egypt. May 28, 2018 during the 2nd world war, the suez canal was closed to axis shipping, of course causing much disruption to axis shipping lanes and how they supplied their forces. The suez crisis brought the united states and the soviet union to the brink of confrontation and resulted in a rare act of americansoviet collaboration aimed at. The lone wolf battles nazi spies in egypt in world war ii. Thus outflanking the british 8th army whos holding off rommels afrika corps at the egyptian border in the south.
Comedy drama, also starring eric blore, robert stanford and lloyd. This bbc two series tells the story of suez using dramatic reconstructions and interviews with participants and witnesses to the crisis. How important was the suez canal during the second world. Released 1943, passport to suez stars warrenwilliam, annsavage, ericblore the movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 12 min, and received a score of out of 100 on metacritic, which assembled. The suez canal aka early shots of trip through suez canal. How important was the suez canal during the second world war. The suez voyage of april to september of 1941 from liverpool to suez and return. An english journalist discovered this fact and told the foreign office.
Detectivemystery films are usually considered a subtype of crimegangster films or film noir, or suspense or thriller films that focus on the unsolved crime usually the murder or disappearance of one or more of the characters, or a theft, and on the central character the hardboiled detectivehero, as heshe meets various adventures and challenges in the cold and methodical pursuit of. Eisenhower reportedly once said his biggest regret was suez. Venus and wartime tales passport to suez, twoman submarine. Mclaren sports car crash in valley village kills youtube star. In his ninth and last appearance as retired jewel thief michael lanyardaka the lone wolfthe peerless warren william again finds himself overseas helping to battle the third reich. How did the british defend the suez canal during wwii. Starting with her 1943 debut in the crime story one dangerous night, savage. A young french nobleman dreams of building the suez canal. The suez canal is considered to be the shortest link between the east and the west due to its unique geographic location.
Canadas role in the suez crisis as told by the cbc. Its the nazis plan to make a back door attack from the north on the iraq iran oil fields by invading natural turkey. With warren william, ann savage, eric blore, robert stanford. It was the eleventh of fifteen in the columbia pictures series, and the last to star warren william as the lead character, a jewel thief turned private detective. The suez crisis in the 1950s signaled the end of britains history as a power that could act alone on the world stage. It enabled the allies to move supplies,men,equipment,fuel,and raw materials around the world to where they were needed much more quickly than if they had had to sail around the southern tip of africa,which would have made them. The lone wolf michael lanyard created by louis joseph vance 18791933 louis joseph vances michael lanyard, better known as the lone wolf, didnt start out as a private eye, but as a criminal however, like jack boyles boston blackie, thanks to his numerous recreations in film, radio and television, the lone wolf is now best remembered these days, if at all, chiefly as a sort of. Good footage showing suez canal from ship duplicate of film i. Since 1993, however, the writeups final lines have been revised to read, entertaining and elaborate hokum which apparently bears no resemblance to history. The lone wolf in mexico, the lone wolf keeps a date. Carleton, harry cording, sheila darcy, andy devine, john harmon, ralf harolde, linda hayes, lewis howard, maria montez. Its one of those historic ones where they make up a lot of the political pull and even more ridiculous love story which makes it just feels phony. Fictions famous rascal takes on a formidable hotbed of spies.