A minor music hall star uses a professor's time machine to travel back to the Elizabethan era.
Did You Know?
This little-known movie seems to be the first feature film to include a time machine. It was released the same year as While Nero Fiddled
(1944) - another small British comedy about time travel. See more
When Tommy is ordered to stand for Captain Raleigh he is so startled that, as he stands, he drops the chicken leg he is eating. It clearly misses the table and must surely have landed on the floor. Yet, in the next shot which is made out to be in real time, as Tommy cheekily sits back down - the chicken leg is already back in his hand without him having picked it up off the floor. See more
Thou dost *own* the Americas?
All the Stars and most of the Stripes.
References Things to Come
Big Chief Tom-Tom
Written by Noel Gay
and Ted Kavanagh
Performed by Tommy Handley See more