Went the Day Well? is one of the most unusual pictures Ealing Studios produced, a distinctly unsentimental war film made in the darkest days of World War II, and nothing like the loveable comedies that later became the Ealing trademark. Its clear-eyed view of the potential for violence lurking just below the surface in a quiet English village possibly owes something to the Graham Greene story on which it is based, though, as Penelope Houston shows, there remains a mystery about the extent to which Greene was actually ...

Went the Day Well? 2012, BFI Publishing

ISBN-13: 9781844575008

2nd edition 2012


Went the Day Well? 1992, British Film Institute, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780851703183

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