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The Demi-Paradise

Adventure for Two

Directed by Anthony Asquith
United Kingdom, 1943
Comedy, Drama, Romance


Ivan Kouznetsoff, a Russian engineer, recounts during World War II his stay in England prior to the war working on a new propeller for ice-breaking ships. Naïve about British people and convinced by hearsay that they are shallow and hypocritical, Ivan is both bemused and amused by them.

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The Demi-Paradise Directed by Anthony Asquith

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