General Candy, who's overseeing an English squad in 1943, is a veteran leader who doesn't have the respect of the men he's training and is considered out-of-touch with what's needed to win the war. But it wasn't always this way. Flashing back to his early career in the Boer War and World War I, we see a dashing young officer whose life has been shaped by three different women, and by a lasting friendship with a German soldier.
|Title||The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp|
|Companies||The Rank Organisation, Independent Producers, The Archers|
|Keywords||berlin, germany, world war ii, world war i, british army, british empire, army, satire, soldier, prison camp, london blitz, boer war, home guard|