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49th Parallel

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7.3/10
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19412h 1mOn: The Criterion Channel Tags: Escape War Suspense Country: United Kingdom

In the early days of World War II, a German U-boat is sunk in Canada's Hudson Bay. Hoping to evade capture, a small band of German soldiers led by commanding officer Lieutenant Hirth attempts to cross the border into the United States, which has not yet entered the war and is officially neutral. Along the way, the German soldiers encounter brave men such as a French-Canadian fur trapper, Johnnie, a leader of a Hutterite farming community, Peter, an author, Philip and a soldier, Andy Brock.49th Parallel featuring Leslie Howard and Laurence Olivier is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and available for rent or purchase on Prime Video. It's an action & adventure and drama movie with a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 90% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (5,293 votes).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).

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#5,756 Ranked Movie

#103 Ranked in Escape Movies

#370 Ranked in War Movies

#476 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

49th Parallel has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 90% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (5,293 votes). The movie is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.

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