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I See Ice (1938)

George plays an aspiring news photographer that gets pictures by way of a spy camera in his bow tie. Comic confusion and chases arise from his inadvertently taking blackmail-able snaps of ... See full summary »

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George plays an aspiring news photographer that gets pictures by way of a spy camera in his bow tie. Comic confusion and chases arise from his inadvertently taking blackmail-able snaps of an important editor,and on-ice confrontations with his figure-skating love interest's jealous boyfriend, including in the middle of a professional hockey match. Written by WesternOne

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11 July 1938 (UK)  »

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The earliest documented telecast of this film, which constituted its US premiere, occurred 4 November 1944 on New York City's pioneer television station WNBT (Channel 1). See more »

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Featured in All Creatures Great and Small: Puppy Love (1978) See more »

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Swingin' at Maida Vale
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Written by Benny Carter and Mann Curtis
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Slick comedy vehicle with cute songs
17 April 2001 | by (San Francisco) – See all my reviews

After the big success of "Keep Fit" in 1937, Basil Dean rushed its stars, George Formby and Kay Walsh into another topical vehicle, "I See Ice" which capitalized on the ice hockey craze then hitting England. While Cyril Richard may seem an odd choice for the romantic jock-villain, the film is fast-paced with lots of good slapstick and some lively songs. George Formby in top form if not in his top material, and Kay Walsh is delicious.


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