Willie is a hall porter who is left a fortune but after living it up for a while he returns to his old hotel which is in financial difficulties.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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William Darling
Ruby Murray ...
Ruby
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Digby Hatchard
Dorothy Bromiley ...
Rose Blake
Katherine Kath ...
Lucienne
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Sid
Reginald Beckwith ...
Herbert Hardcastle
Pierre Dudan ...
Louis
Colin Gordon ...
Cecil Flick
Richard Wattis ...
Purchase
Alfie Bass ...
May
Miriam Karlin ...
Alice Cann
Willoughby Goddard ...
Golightly
Aïché Nana ...
Belly Dancer
George Margo ...
Howard Cann
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Willie is a hall porter who is left a fortune but after living it up for a while he returns to his old hotel which is in financial difficulties.

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October 1956 (UK)  »

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Auringon kosketus  »

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Written by Eric Spear
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Howerd's Way!
8 January 2006 | by (Casa Nostra) – See all my reviews

A surprisingly low key (for him!) performance from Frankie Howerd as a hotel concierge. He longs for the quiet life on the French Riviera and when he inherits some money off he goes.

However, despite his best efforts, he can't get any rest and decides to go back to the hotel. He then has to save the hotel from closing by persuading three "ey up, reet grand" northern businessmen to invest in the hotel. Of course he succeeds and gets the girl.

A cheerful British comedy helped along with able support from, Denis Price, Gordon Harker, Richard Wattis, Alfie Bas and Colin Gordon. Just enough laughs to cheer you up on a wet weekend!


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