Carve Her Name with Pride1958

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Carve Her Name with Pride
Directed by:
Lewis Gilbert

Directed by Lewis Gilbert, "Carve Her Name with Pride" (also known as "Scuola di spie") is a 1958 Drama/War film . Virginia McKenna and Paul Scofield are starring, alongside Jack Warner, Denise Grey, Alain Saury and Maurice Ronet.

Who directed "Carve Her Name with Pride":

Carve Her Name with Pride was directed by Lewis Gilbert, an English director, actor, writer, and producer.

Before Carve Her Name with Pride, Lewis Gilbert had directed The Admirable Crichton, released in 1957, Reach for the Sky (1956), Cast a Dark Shadow (1955), The Sea Shall Not Have Them (1954), The Good Die Young (1954), and Albert R.N. (1953). Since, he directed A Cry from the Streets, released in 1958, Ferry to Hong Kong (1959), Light Up the Sky! (1960), Sink the Bismarck! (1960), The Greengage Summer (1961), and H.M.S. Defiant (1962).

What is the cast of "Carve Her Name with Pride":

At the casting of Carve Her Name with Pride we find Virginia McKenna, previously seen in The Smallest Show on Earth (1957) and The Barretts of Wimpole Street (1957); Paul Scofield (That Lady (1955)); Jack Warner (Home and Away (1956), The Ladykillers (1955)) [ more... ]

  • Michael Goodliffe and Avice Landone, William Mervyn also worked together in The 39 Steps, released in 1959.
  • Anne Leon, Sydney Tafler and Avice Landone also appeared in Reach for the Sky, released in 1956.
  • Bill Owen and Jack Warner, Sydney Tafler can be seen in The Square Ring, released in 1953.

What is the Storyline of "Carve Her Name with Pride":

Violette Szabo is a young woman whose father is English and mother is French, living in London during World War II. She meets French Army officer Etienne Szabo, stationed in the city, and within three days they become engaged to be married. They have a daughter, Tania, but Etienne never sees her as he is killed fighting in North Africa; she and the daughter move into her parents' home.

Because of her linguistic skills, the widow is recruited as a spy by the British government. On her first mission, [...]

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