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John Gregson ...
Chayley Broadbent
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Ruthine West
Susan Stephen ...
Ethel
Derek Farr ...
Duke Popplewell
Frank Pettingell ...
Mayor Higgins
Charles Victor ...
Lumm
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Lord Dewsbury
Hal Osmond ...
Mr. Hall
Jill Adams ...
Joy
Joan Hickson ...
Mrs. Perkins
James Gregson ...
Oldroyd
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John Glyn-Jones ...
Arkwright
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Robjohns
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Waiter
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A young man from Yorkshire inherits a sizeable legacy from his millionaire father. He decides to try the nightlife of London and meets a young girl performing in a nightclub. She intends to take him for all he's got and he's quite happy to be taken. Written by Steve Crook <steve@brainstorm.co.uk>

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It's D-D Day!

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16 April 1956 (Denmark)  »

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Dyr, men dejlig  »

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Is You Is Or Is You Ain't My Baby?
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Music by Louis Jordan
Lyrics by Billy Austin
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A good "value for money" film
11 January 2000 | by (Canberra, Australia) – See all my reviews

A good "value for money" film demonstrating just how well the British (and even Yorkshire folk) can laugh at themselves. A good supporting cast headed up by Diana Dors who is irresistible to our hero Chayley from "oop north" and uses all her ample charms to help the poor lad to get value for his money. Unfortunately only a minor role for Leslie Philips in one of his earlier films.


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