Penniless man-about-town Michael Gore-Brown is delighted to hear he has been left a high-class Mayfair fashion salon. His intention is to sell it as quickly as possible, but on meeting ... See full summary »

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Peter Graves ...
D'Arcy Davenport
Nicholas Phipps ...
Sir Henry Hazelrigg
Thora Hird ...
Janet
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Shepherd
Tom Walls ...
Inspector
Max Kirby ...
Mr. Keats
Desmond Walter-Ellis ...
Mr. Shelley
Tom Walls Jr. ...
Policeman
Doris Rogers ...
Lady Manbury-Logan-Manbury
Mona Washbourne ...
Lady Leveson
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Penniless man-about-town Michael Gore-Brown is delighted to hear he has been left a high-class Mayfair fashion salon. His intention is to sell it as quickly as possible, but on meeting Ellen, chief designer and manager, he quickly changes his mind and turns his attention to courting her. Across the street a rival dress-maker is also after the shop, and Ellen, and is quite prepared to use whatever foul means are needed. Written by Jeremy Perkins {J-26}

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14 September 1949 (UK)  »

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The last film role for Tom Walls. See more »

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Opening credits: MAYFAIR a District in the Heart of London MAYFAIR FOUNDED in 1750 by Thomas Howard ! MAYFAIR CONFOUNDED in 1920 by Michael Arlen !! MAYFAIR DUMBFOUNDED in 1948 by Sir Stafford Cripps !!! See more »

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Do I Love You?
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Written by Bruno Bidoli, David Heneker and Don Pelosi
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An interesting period piece

A piece of froth from post war Britain. Its chief interest nowadays is that it is so evocative of the gentitlity and manners which used to be an integral part of British life and now isn't. It is never a good idea for a successful series to grow self-indulgent as the Neagle/Wilcox series was by this time. At one stage Wilding describes the leading lady as "putting one in mind of Anna Neagle" and elsewhere Graves is divested of a "Michael Wilding Fan Club" card by the policeman. However it is well photographed, the dance numbers still stand up well and all in all it is a nice way to pass a couple of hours.


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