Battle of Britain

Battle of Britain (1969)

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Other mistake: When Archie parachutes into the greenhouse he is wearing socks or runners.

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Suggested correction: Pilots often lost their boots or shoes due to the shock of the parachute opening.

He also didn't have his leather flying helmet on when he landed, which is strapped onto his head.

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Continuity mistake: It is 1940. Two pilots come out of a house - one of them has just lost his wife and family in the London Blitz, the other is an RAF Squadron Leader. The door they come out of has a modern electric bell push - a post 1965 version, white rectangular box with a round button.

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Trivia: During the attack by Heinkels from Norway across the North Sea English Squadron Leader says "help yourself everybody, there's no fighter escort." In reality the Heinkels had an escort of twin engine Me 110s. In 1968 there were no airworthy Me 110s so the movie ignored them.

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