Category Archives: British Movies

Ladies Who Do (1963)

Comedy gem featuring a must see performance from Peggy Mount as a char woman who ends up making a client and herself rich from the stock market. Mrs. Cragg (Peggy Mount) is cleaning an office when she pulls a cigar … Continue reading

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On The Beat (1962)

Long comedy with Norman Wisdom playing two parts. In one he’s a man who wants to be a policeman just like his late father. In the other he plays an Italian hairdresser who runs a mob in London. There’s a … Continue reading

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Molly And Me (1945)

Singer-actress Gracie Fields is a lot of fun to watch and listen to in this story about a group of actors who work as a household staff for a snobbish man played by Monty Wolley. If you were a fan … Continue reading

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Good Morning,Boys! (1937)

Will Hay is hilarious as Dr.Benjamin Twist the headmaster of St.Michaels School For Boys. Graham Moffatt who appears in a number of Hays’ movies is a scheming student named Albert. He’s also very funny. If you like to laugh don’t … Continue reading

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Back-Room Boy (1942)

Flat comedy about a man whose job cost him his fiancee. Now he wants a job where he won’t have to deal with any women. Arthur Pilbeam (Arthur Askey) works for the BBC and it’s his job to make sure … Continue reading

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The Navy Lark (1959)

Dull service comedy with the usual storyline of the lazy unit that has it all their own way until an uptight Captain wants to shut them down. A minesweeper unit is on Boonzey IslandĀ  near Portsmouth. Captain Povey has seen … Continue reading

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Ask A Policeman (1939)

Another comedy gem with Will Hay, Graham Moffatt and Moore Marriott. This time they’re the police force in a coastal village that hasn’t had a crime for over ten years. Because of the crime free record of Turnbotham Round the … Continue reading

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