Greatest Generation (Primary)

A selection of films to complement our Make Film - Greatest Generation project, suitable for Primary clubs.

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Image from The Great Escape

Mild bad language and violence.

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The Great Escape (1963) Rating: PG 11+

4.1362 out of 5 235 Votes (Members)
Duration
165 mins
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An all-star cast hatches a plan for a mass breakout from a German prisoner of war camp, based on a true story.

Image from Bedknobs And Broomsticks

Contains mild language and threat.

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Bedknobs And Broomsticks (1971) Rating: U 5+

4.1120 out of 5 598 Votes (Members)
Duration
112 mins
Director(s)
Cast

Family friendly classic mixing knockabout comedy, action and animation for three young evacuees and a kindly witch in the midst of World War Two.

Image from Passport To Pimlico

Passport To Pimlico (1949) Rating: U 9+

2.0444 out of 5 45 Votes (Members)
Duration
81 mins
Director(s)
Cast

Charming comedy from the era of Britain's strict post-war food rationing, in which residents hatch a plan to eat all they want and keep the pubs open.

Fires Were Started (1943) Rating: U 9+

0 out of 5 0 Votes (Members)
Duration
65 mins
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Groundbreaking film about the day-to-day work of a group of firemen during the London Blitz of World War Two, with all parts played by real firemen.

Image from Wondrous Oblivion

Contains mild language and racist terms

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Wondrous Oblivion (2003) Rating: PG 9+

3.9412 out of 5 51 Votes (Members)
Duration
101 mins
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Cast

A young boy's desire to become England's next cricketing hero is at the heart of this excellent 1950s-set drama about cross-cultural understanding.

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