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PASSED 'THE DESERT FOX,' BUT —  

Egypt bans film of the defeat of Rommel

From Our New York Staff

NEW YORK, January 14 — Egyptian censors have banned a film showing Australian and British troops defeating German Field Marshal Rommel in World War

II. But they have allowed

Rommel's Hollywood made biography, 'The Desert Fox,' to be shown. Twentieth Century-Fox announced yesterday that Egypt had rejected the sequel, 'The Desert Rats,' The film, made to show the same desert fighting

as 'The Desert Fox' from   the other side, stars   British actors Richard   Burton and Robert New-   ton and Australian Chips   Rafferty. The entertainment   trade paper Variety said   yesterday a possible ex-   planation was that the   present Egyptian regime did not want to remind     its people that it was the     Eighth Army which de-     fended the country    

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