About the film
The Purple V
Release Date: March 12, 1943
|Production Companies||:||Republic Pictures|
|Writers||:||Curt Siodmak, Bertram Millhauser, Bertram Millhauser, Robert R. Mill|
German expatriate Fritz Kortner plays the largest role, as an anti-Nazi schoolmaster who helps a downed American flyer (John Archer) reached Allied lines with vital war information. As usual, the Nazis are incredibly stupid and lead-footed, enabling the flyer to accomplish his mission.