This Land Is Mine

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This Land Is Mine ★★★ 1943

A timid French schoolteacher gathers enough courage to defy the Nazis when they attempt to occupy his town. Laughton's characterization is effective as the meek fellow who discovers the hero within himself in this patriotic wartime flick. 103m/ B VHS . Charles Laughton, Maureen O'Hara, George Sanders, Walter Slezak, George Coulouris, Una O'Connor; D: Jean Renoir. Oscars ‘43: Sound.