Dedicated to the work of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger and all the other people, both actors and technicians who helped them make those wonderful films.
A lot of the documents have been sent to me or have come from other web sites. The name of the web site is given where known. If I have unintentionally included an image or document that is copyrighted or that I shouldn't have done then please email me and I'll remove it.
I make no money from this site, it's purely for the love of the films.
[Any comments are by me (Steve Crook) and other members of the email list]
Reviews of The Spy in Black (1939)
aka U-Boat 29
- Fascinating trivia (and any goofs) connected with the film
- All location & studio details known
- Contemporary Review Picturegoer & Film Weekly, October 14th 1939
- Contemporary Location Report Bucks Examiner, January 6th, 1939
- Contemporary Review NZ Evening Post, May 9th, 1940
- Comparing the book and the film
- New book with additional background information and location research
- TV Guide review
- "Radio Times" film guide
- Chicago Reader Review by Dave Kehr
- Link to -> Bil Antoniou's review
- Link to -> BFI ScreenOnline
- Link to -> BFI feature
- Link to -> Review by d-kaz after seeing it for the first time at the MOMA screening, June 2007
- Link to -> SiB locations at ScotlandTheMovie.com
- Link to -> Trailer at Rotten Tomatoes
Pictures from the PaPAS Gallery
Other P&P reviews