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This Above All (1942) was a Drama - Romance Film directed by Anatole Litvak and produced by Robert Bassler and Darryl F. Zanuck.

Academy Awards 1942 --- Ceremony Number 15 (source: AMPAS)

Best Art DirectionArt Direction: Richard Day, Joseph Wright; Interior Decoration: Thomas LittleWon
Best CinematographyArthur MillerNominated
Best Film EditingWalter ThompsonNominated

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Clive Briggs: [Listening to the German bombardment] Don't worry. They're not going to waste bombs on a WAAF camp.
Prudence Cathaway: Why not?
Clive Briggs: My girl, don't you realize that a big bomb costs a thousand pounds? We could go around the world on the price of one bomb!

Clive Briggs: A man must have integrity. He's not entitled to free thought unless he's willing to pay the price of admitting it. Dare not admit what I believe, then I have no right to believe it

Prudence Cathaway: [to Aunt Iris] When you and Uncle Wilfred talk, I seem to hear words oozing from the holes of a moth eaten sofa.

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"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie onSeptember 14, 1942 with Tyrone Power reprising his film role.
Clive (né Vivian) James chose his name from this character.
Appearing in this film are no fewer than twenty performers who appeared in at least one of the Sherlock Holmes movies with Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce, including Nigel Bruce who played Ramsbottom.
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