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Carve Her Name With Pride

Sunday, Aug 31, 2008
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Carve Her Name With Pride1958, UK, Lewis Gilbert

Inspirational story of the allied spy Violette Szabo in Nazi occupied France. Standard story of wartime heroism and martyrdom, yet strangely moving because you know it really happened. Violette was captured by the Gestapo, tortured and executed. She received the George Cross posthumously. The first woman to receive this highest British award.

For more details, see tt0051454 on The Internet Movie Database.

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