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This Above All (film)

This Above All
Film poster
Directed by Anatole Litvak
Produced by Darryl F. Zanuck
Written by Eric Knight (novel)
R. C. Sherriff
Starring Tyrone Power
Joan Fontaine
Music by Alfred Newman
Cinematography Arthur Miller
Edited by Walter Thompson
Distributed by 20th Century Fox
Release dates
  • May 12, 1942 (1942-05-12)
Running time
110 minutes
Country United States
Language English

This Above All is a 1942 American romance film set in World War II adapted from the Eric Knight novel of the same name, directed by Anatole Litvak, and starring Tyrone Power and Joan Fontaine as a couple from different social classes who fall in love in wartime England. The supporting cast features Thomas Mitchell, Nigel Bruce, and Gladys Cooper.



Richard Day, Joseph C. Wright, and Thomas Little won the Academy Award for Best Art Direction, Black-and-White. The film was also nominated for Cinematography (Arthur Miller), Editing (Walter Thompson), and Sound Recording (E. H. Hansen).[1][2]


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