Against the Wind Poster

Release Date: 1948

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary
A Catholic priest (Robert Beatty) and a Belgian expatriate (Simone Signoret) are among a select group of people chosen by the British for secret operations in Nazi-occupied Belgium during World War II. After parachuting into enemy territory, the agents set out to complete a two-part assignment: destroy German information located in Brussels and rescue a fellow operative from the Nazis. However, when word arrives that one of their group is a traitor, the mission falls into jeopardy.

Cast: Robert Beatty, Jack Warner, Simone Signoret, Gordon Jackson, Paul Dupuis, James Robertson Justice, Gisèle Préville, John Slater

Director: Charles Crichton

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Ealing Studios

Keywords: Engaging, 1940s, England, Deception, Quest, Suspenseful