Contraband (1940)

NR 1940-11-29 (US) ThrillerWar 1h 28m
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Stop that man and woman! His mission is deadlier than that of the enemy in the sky. Her beauty is a dangerous weapon of war!


When a neutral Danish merchant ship is forced to put into port after trying to evade British wartime contraband control, its captain becomes involved in a beautiful British Naval Intelligent agent's efforts to capture a group of German spies operating from a London cinema.

  1. Michael Powell


  2. Emeric Pressburger


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  1. Conrad Veidt

    Conrad Veidt

    Capt. Andersen

  2. Valerie Hobson

    Valerie Hobson

    Mrs. Sorensen

  3. Hay Petrie

    Hay Petrie

    Axel Skold

  4. Joss Ambler

    Joss Ambler

    Lt. Cmdr. Ashton

  5. Raymond Lovell

    Raymond Lovell

    Van Dyne

  6. Esmond Knight

    Esmond Knight

    Mr. Pidgeon

  7. Charles Victor

    Charles Victor


  8. Phoebe Kershaw

    Miss Lang

  9. Harold Warrender

    Harold Warrender

    Lt. Cmdr. Ellis

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Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $4,490,331.00

Revenue -


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