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    First Of The Few -- (Movie Clip) This Is The Future

    Dining with wife Diana (Rosamund John), test pilot Crisp (David Niven) and his obligatory date (Rosalyn Boulter), aircraft designer Mitchell (producer and director Leslie Howard) reveals plans that will become the famous "Spitfire" fighter, in First Of The Few, 1942.

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First Of The Few -- (Movie Clip) This Is The...
Dining with wife Diana (Rosamund John), test pilot Crisp...
First Of The Few -- (Movie Clip) This Is The Future
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Producer, director and star Leslie Howard narrates the opening, heady framing featuring footage the high command of Nazi Germany, and the voice of PM Churchill, in the aviation-history bio-pic First Of The Few, a.k.a. Spitfire, 1942. >
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Aircraft designer R.J. Mitchell (producer and director Leslie Howard) with wife Diana (Rosamund John) en route to celebrations after his plane wins a race, bosses Bride and Higgins (Roland Culver, David Horne) thwarting his plans, in First Of The Few, 18942.>
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Ben Mankiewicz introduces The First Of The Few, 1942.
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Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- The First Of The Few (1942)
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