Godfrey Tearle

Born: 12 October 1884, New York, NY
Died: 8 June 1953, London

Highlighted works

  • Tomorrow We Live

    A French resistance tale based on the true-life story of agent Pearl Witherington.

  • The 39 Steps

    The 39 Steps

    Master of suspense Alfred Hitchcock perfected his favourite thriller set-up – the innocent man on the run – with this adaptation of John Buchan’s classic adventure novel.

  • '......one of our aircraft is missing'

    '......one of our aircraft is missing'

    Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger adventure about a bomber crew trapped in occupied Holland.

Filmography

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top