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403 Ratings

A Canterbury Tale

United Kingdom, 1944
Comedy, Drama, Mystery


Set amid the tumult of the Second World War, yet with a rhythm as delicate as a lullaby, Powell and Pressburger’s beloved classic follows three modern-day incarnations of Chaucer’s pilgrims waylaid in the English countryside en route to the mythical town and forced to solve a bizarre village crime.

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A Canterbury Tale Directed by Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger

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