U certificateThe Sound Barrier is a Film programme that first aired in 1952 and has been classified a U certificate.

The Sound Barrier is a 4 star programme


The Sound Barrier (1952)

Directed by
David Lean

War. Directed by David Lean. Stars Ralph Richardson, Nigel Patrick. An aircraft manufacturer whose passion for making the ultimate supersonic jet, suffers great personal tragedy in his quest.

Written by

Genre: Film

Running Time: 140 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1952

4/5 Stars

Classification: U Certificate

Production Country: UK

Filmed in Black and White

When is The Sound Barrier next on TV?

It's next showing on Talking Pictures April 8th, 3:35pm. See more...


Ralph Richardson...John Ridgefield
Ann Todd...Susan Garthwaite
Nigel Patrick...Tony Garthwaite
John Justin...Philip Peel
Dinah Sheridan...Jess Peel
Joseph Tomelty...Will Sparks
Image for Denholm ElliottDenholm Elliott...Christopher Ridgefield
John Christopher Allen...Windy Williams
Ralph Michael...Fletcher