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|Also Known As:||Died:||March 2, 1967|
|Born:||August 7, 1885||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||London, England, GB||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
Will Hay is a teacher in a prison, who applies for the Headship of Narkover, a public school. This is the first screen appearance of Hay in his (to be ) famous schoolmaster role, in a story based on Dr Smart-Alec, the character created by John Cameron Andrieu Bingham Michael Morton (J.B. Morton, "Beachcomber")
This film examines the stories of the passengers of a bus accident.
A series of 19 musical and comedy "vaudeville" sketches presented in the form of a live broadcast hosted by Tommy Handley (as himself). There are two "running gags" which connect the sketches. In one, an actor wants to perform Shakespeare, but he is continually denied air-time. The other gag has an inventor trying to view the broadcast on television. Four of the sketches are in color (in shades of yellow and brown only).
In this silent film, a wealthy man pretends to be bankrupt to teach his daughter a lesson.
After his daughter weds, a middle-aged widower with a profitable farm decides to remarry but finds choosing a suitable mate a problematic process.
Two boxers spar over the affections of one woman.
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