Most Voted Titles With Will Hay

1. Oh, Mr. Porter! (1937)
85 min | Comedy
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With the help of a relative, a hopeless railway employee is made stationmaster of Buggleskelly. Determined to make his mark, he devises a number of schemes to put Buggleskelly on the railway map, but instead falls foul of a gang of gun runners.

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2. Ask a Policeman (1939)
83 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime
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The mirthful adventures of Police-Sergeant Samuel Dudfoot and his two constables, Albert Brown and Jeremiah Harbottle, who stage a fabricated crime-wave to save their jobs---and then find themselves involved in the real thing.

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3. Convict 99 (1938)
91 min | Comedy
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A disgraced school master, Benjamin Twist, is mistaken for a tough prison governor and assigned the charge of a prison for particularly hardened criminals. Believing he is being sent to a ... See full summary »

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4. The Ghost of St. Michael's (1941)
82 min | Comedy
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Will Hay, back in his role as a hapless teacher, is hired by a grim school in remotest Scotland. The school soon starts to be haunted by a legendary ghost, whose spectral bagpipes signal ... See full summary »

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5. Good Morning, Boys (1937)
79 min | Comedy
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A schoolteacher and his pupils visit Paris where they outwit a gang of crooks.

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6. Boys Will Be Boys (1935)
80 min | Comedy
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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... See full summary »

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7. My Learned Friend (1943)
74 min | Comedy
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An insane murderer is on the loose, and gunning for the men who put him away. Will Hay is on the list, and co-opts Claude Hulbert to try and stop him from meeting a grisly end. This black ... See full summary »

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8. Windbag the Sailor (1936)
87 min | Comedy
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Will Hay plays a bragging sea captain whose maritime experience actually extends to navigating a coal barge down inland waterways. His tall tales catch him out when he is co-erced into ... See full summary »

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9. Where's That Fire? (1940)
73 min | Comedy
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A hapless fire crew are given the ultimatum: put out a fire successfully or else be sacked. They fail miserably, and their ancient fire engine is stolen by criminals attempting to steal the... See full summary »

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10. The Goose Steps Out (1942)
79 min | Comedy
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A bumbling teacher (Will Hay) conveniently turns out to be the double of a German general. In the true spirit of wartime propoganda high jinks, he is flown into Germany to impersonate the ... See full summary »

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11. The Black Sheep of Whitehall (1942)
80 min | Comedy
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Will Hay plays a Professor teaching at a correspondence school who discovers that a Nazi agent is trying to prevent a trade treaty being signed between England and South America. The agent ... See full summary »

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12. Old Bones of the River (1938)
90 min | Comedy
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In this British comedy, a professor travels up river in Africa to open schools. But his new pupils are not receptive and when the commander of the local base succumbs to malaria, he takes ... See full summary »

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13. Where There's a Will (1936)
80 min | Comedy
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An incompetent solicitor unwittingly becomes party to a bank robbery.

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14. Hey! Hey! USA (1938)
88 min | Comedy
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Dr Twist has to pose on a liner as a famous professor and is asked to tutor Bernie, the son of a millionaire. To avoid awkward US immigration questions, Twist enlists the help of a gangster... See full summary »

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15. The Big Blockade (1942)
73 min | Drama, War
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Wartime propaganda piece reporting on the success of the economic blockade of Germany in the early years of the war.

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16. Those Were the Days (1934)
80 min | Comedy
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A farce based on Arthur Wing Pinero's play 'The Magistrate' in which the son (John Mills) of a stern magistrate (Will Hay) visits a music hall against the wishes of his father. In true ... See full summary »

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18. Dandy Dick (1935)
70 min | Comedy
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A church vicar tries to come up with 1,000 pounds to fix the church's crooked steeple. After a variety of schemes fails to raise the required amount of money, he decides to bet what little ... See full summary »

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19. Go to Blazes (1942)
9 min | Short, Comedy
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Ministry of Information-sponsored comedy short showing wartime audiences how to deal with the threat of incendiary bombs

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20. Know Your Apples (1933)
Short, Comedy
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Star: Will Hay
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