First Comes Courage Poster

Release Date: 1943

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 28 min

Plot Summary
Beautiful Norwegian woman Nicole Larsen (Merle Oberon) is dedicated to the local resistance movement, and seduces Nazi officer Paul Dichter (Carl Esmond) in order to gain information that will help to defeat the Germans. Complicating matters for Nicole are both the difficulty of her loathsome undercover work and the appearance of an old flame, handsome English soldier Allan Lowell (Brian Aherne), who would like nothing more than to reunite with her.

Cast: Merle Oberon, Brian Aherne, Carl Esmond

Director: Dorothy Arzner

Genres: War

Keywords: Quest, 1940s, Small town, Deception, Sacrifice, Love, Doctor, Emotional, Melodramatic, Love triangle