This is a heart warming story about two children who run away to London so they can visit the Queen.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Colin Gibson ...
John
Lesley Dudley ...
Julie
Noelle Middleton ...
Miss Stokes
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Dora
...
Sir James (as Wilfrid Hyde White)
Sidney James ...
Mr. Pritchett
Megs Jenkins ...
Mrs. Pritchett
Joseph Tomelty ...
Mr. Davidson
...
Mrs. Davidson
Patric Doonan ...
Jim Webber
Andrew Cruickshank ...
Uncle Ben
Colin Gordon ...
Mr. Swayne
Winifred Shotter ...
Mrs. Swayne
Peter Jones ...
Jeremy
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P.C. Diamond
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This is a heart warming story about two children who run away to London so they can visit the Queen.

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Genres:

Family | Comedy

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Release Date:

20 February 1956 (Denmark)  »

Also Known As:

Verliebt in eine Königin  »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

(RCA Sound Recording)

Color:

(Eastman Colour)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Goofs

One character in the London sequence, called Jeremy claims to be Australian but the flag he is holding is the New Zealand one. See more »

Soundtracks

Recognition Fanfare
(uncredited)
Music by Ernest Bullock
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A charming and entertaining film about children
8 December 1998 | by (Vancouver, Canada) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie when it first came out in the l950's. It's the story of a little boy and girl called John and Julie who want very desperately to attend the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth IInd. When it becomes apparent that their parents can't take them they run away together to London and the film is the story of their little adventure and the things that happened to them. There is a chance they may not see the Queen.... It is funny and the children are very appealing.

The background music for the film is very melodic. This music was recorded by trumpet player Eddie Calvert. The little girl, Julie was played by Lesley Dunlop, who acted in the early l990's in a British TV serial called "May to December", playing the part of Zoe Callender.


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