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7.3/10
Thriller Drama 19412h 3mOn: Free Services HBO MAX The Criterion Channel 
Tags: War Escape World War II Country: Canada 

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 HBO MAX, streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, streaming with subscription on Hoopla, and 4 others. It's a drama and thriller movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (6,444 votes).

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Available to watch free online (Tubi & The Roku Channel).

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX, The Criterion Channel & Hoopla).

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

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#9,991 Ranked Movie

#165 Ranked in Escape Movies

#598 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#604 Ranked in War Movies

49th Parallel has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (6,444 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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