Bert Rigby, You're a Fool


1h 35m 1989

Brief Synopsis

An English coal miner gives up his job and girl to join an amateur show that will tour in the United States.

Film Details

Also Known As
Bert Rigby, You're a Fool
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Musical
Release Date
1989
Distribution Company
WARNER BROS. PICTURES DISTRIBUTION (WBPD)
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA; San Marino, Los Angeles, California, USA; Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom; Beverly Hills, California, USA; Barnsley, England, United Kingdom; London, England, United Kingdom; Vernon, California, USA; Pasadena, California, USA; Wakefield, England, United Kingdom; Lee International Studios, Shepperton, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 35m

Synopsis

An English coal miner gives up his job and girl to join an amateur show that will tour in the United States.

Crew

Peter Albiez

Special Effects Assistant

Daril Alder

Props

F Andre

Song

Ed Ayer

Lighting Technician

Cindy Baggett

Makeup

Diane Barnett

Assistant

Ray Barrett

Construction Manager

Clarence Bear

Assistant

Les Benson

Property Master

Irving Berlin

Song

Steve Birkett

Boom Operator

Brian Boreham

Transportation Coordinator

Rene Borisewitz

Sound

Earl Brown

Music Arranger

Earl Brown

Music

Earl Brown

Song

Nacio Herb Brown

Song

Allan Brownie

Makeup

Ralph Burns

Music

Norman Burza

Costumes

David Cadwallader

Key Grip

Joanne Caverly

Production Assistant

Steve Challenor

Construction

Robert Clarke

Construction

Jeff Clifford

Special Effects

Peter Collins

Other

Betty Comden

Song

Con Conrad

Song

Freddie Cooper

Camera Operator

Jack Cottrell

Song

Noel Coward

Song

Kenny Crouch

Wardrobe

Charlie Davis

Electrician

Wes Dawn

Makeup

Kevin Day

Gaffer

Jan De Bont

Director Of Photography

William Decker

Key Grip

Stanley Donen

Other

Pinaki Dutt-roy

Video

John Dyer

Construction

Roger Edens

Song

Chuck Eskridge

Other

Marty Ewing

Assistant Director

Paula Foster

Dga Trainee

John Franco

Set Decorator

Arthur Freed

Theme Lyrics

Walt Freitas

Transportation Coordinator

Leigh French

Casting

Andy Friswell

Key Grip

Dino Ganziano

Hair

Dan Garde

Music Editor

Chuck Gaspar

Special Effects

George Geren

Sound

Ian Giladjian

Production

Nick Gillard

Stunt Coordinator

Peter Goddard

Electrician

Al Goodhart

Song

Adolph Green

Song

Joy A Green

Animal Trainer

Jim Gublo

Auditor

Taffy Haines

Sound

Keith Hamshere

Photography

Graham Harris

Sound Editor

Kevin Harris

Carpenter

Lorenz Hart

Song

Clive Hartley

Assistant Editor

Brian Hartnoll

Construction

Steve Harvey

Electrician

Martin Hitchcock

Other

Al Hoffman

Song

Ron Holmewood

Electrician

Larry Hyman

Choreographer

Larry K Johnson

Script Supervisor

Lisa M Johnson

Wardrobe

Richard W Jones

Other

Gus Kahn

Song

Gene Kelly

Other

Joe Kenworthy

Sound Mixer

Beverley Keogh

Casting

Jack Kirschner

Sound Editor

James J Klinger

Sound Editor

Jas Klinger

Sound Editor

Eddie Knight

Electrician

Jackie Krost

Music Supervisor

Greg Lacava

Makeup

Tim Lewis

Assistant Director

Herb Magidson

Song

Rouben Mamoulian

Other

Rebecca Marsh

Researcher

Terence Marsh

Production Designer

Linda Matthews

Costumes

John Mccoy

Video

Marvin Miller

Unit Production Manager

Tony Miller

Production Accountant

Bud Molin

Editor

David Moll

Property Master

Stuart Monteith

Electrician

Ruth Myers

Costume Designer

Stephen Myers

Editing

Carmine Nataro

Caterer

Hugh O'donnell

Production Manager

Andy Palmer

Props

Victor Paul

Stunt Coordinator

Brian Peachey

Music Editor

Victor Perez

Lighting Technician

Penny Perry

Casting

Valerie Peterson-beale

Production Coordinator

Cole Porter

Song

Graeme Purdy

Props

Neil Ravan

Location Manager

John Rebber

Transportation Co-Captain

Thomas W Rebber

Transportation Captain

Sarah Reeve

Accounting Assistant

Carl Reiner

Screenplay

Michael Rice

Music Arranger

Mark Rich

Props

Ken Richards

Other

Baz Richardson

Hair

David Ridout

Electrician

Peter Robarts

Location Manager

Artist Robinson

Assistant Director

Aaron Rochin

Sound

Richard Rodgers

Song

Stephen Rose

Hair

Freda A Sabine

Photography

Dennis Sands

Music

Barbara Scher

Assistant

W Schmidt

Song

Wally Schneiderman

Makeup

Bernie Schwartz

Best Boy

Terry Scott

Foreman

Michael Seirton

Art Director

George Shapiro

Producer

Steven Share

Location Assistant

Rose Tobias Shaw

Casting

Jason Smith

Production Assistant

David Sorensen

Production Assistant

Gary Spratling

Other

Tommy Staples

Boom Operator

Carole Stapleton

Other

Tracy Steinsapir

Apprentice

John J Stephens

Sound

Rich Steven

Sound Editor

Eric Strange

Props

Jonathan Taylor

Other

Paul Threlkeld

Dolly Grip

Joyce Turner

Production Coordinator

John Villarino

Construction Coordinator

Dianne Wager

Art Director

Bill Waldman

Assistant Camera Operator

Gregory H Watkins

Sound

Julia Waye

Assistant Director

Steve Wheeler

Props

Lorna Wiley

Assistant Camera Operator

Mae Williams

Casting

Gretchen Wilson

Other

Sharon Wilson

Assistant Camera Operator

Jeff Winn

Craft Service

Alexander Witt

Camera Operator

Stan Wohlberg

Sound Editor

Jason Wrenn

Other

Clyde Zimmerman

Other

Film Details

Also Known As
Bert Rigby, You're a Fool
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Musical
Release Date
1989
Distribution Company
WARNER BROS. PICTURES DISTRIBUTION (WBPD)
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA; San Marino, Los Angeles, California, USA; Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom; Beverly Hills, California, USA; Barnsley, England, United Kingdom; London, England, United Kingdom; Vernon, California, USA; Pasadena, California, USA; Wakefield, England, United Kingdom; Lee International Studios, Shepperton, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 35m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Winter February 24, 1989

Released in United States on Video August 23, 1989

Completed shooting August 3, 1988.

Began shooting June 1, 1988.

Film is dedicated to Gene Kelly.

Released in United States Winter February 24, 1989

Released in United States on Video August 23, 1989