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The Black Tent is a 1956 British war film directed by Brian Desmond Hurst and starring Donald Sinden, Anthony Steel, Anna Maria Sandri, André Morell and Donald Pleasence. It is set in North Africa, during the Second World War and was filmed on location in Libya.During the British retreat through Libya, a British officer takes shelter with a group of Arab Bedouin. He marries the chief's daughter. Sometime later his younger brother, who had believed him to be dead, is informed that he may be alive in Libya - prompting him to set out and search for him.

  1. Brian Desmond Hurst

    Director

  2. Bryan Forbes

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Donald Sinden

    Donald Sinden

    Col. Sir Charles Holland

  2. Anthony Steel

    Anthony Steel

    Capt. David Holland

  3. Anna-Maria Sandri

    Mabrouka ben Yussef

  4. André Morell

    André Morell

    Sheik Salem ben Yussef

  5. Donald Pleasence

    Donald Pleasence

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The Black Tent
The Black Tent

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  • April 9, 1956
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 33m

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