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The First of the Few

Action & Adventure Biography 
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Rated: All (G)19421h 58mOn: Prime Video The Criterion Channel Tags: War World War II Country: United Kingdom

This 1942 fictionalized biopic chronicles the true story of how two of the most remarkable men in aviation history - visionary Spitfire designer R.J. Mitchell and his test pilot Geoffrey Crisp - designed a streamlined monoplane that led to the development of the Spitfire.The First of the Few featuring Leslie Howard and David Niven is streaming with subscription on Prime Video, streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, and available for rent or purchase on Prime Video. It's an action & adventure and biography movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (1,468 votes).

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & The Criterion Channel).

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Available to rent or buy from $0.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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#21,553 Ranked Movie

#540 Ranked in World War II Movies

#836 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#1089 Ranked in War Movies

The First of the Few has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (1,468 votes). The movie is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.

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