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Oh, Daddy! (1935)

 -  Comedy  -  1935 (UK)
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Member of a village Purity League branch find things much livelier on a trip to London.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Leslie Henson ...
Lord Wilfred Pye
Frances Day ...
Benita de Lys
Robertson Hare ...
Rupert Boddy (as J. Robertson Hare)
Barry MacKay ...
Jimmy Ellison
Marie Lohr ...
Lady Linda Pye
Alfred Drayton ...
Uncle Samson
Tony De Lungo ...
Count Duval
Daphne Courtney ...
Phillis Pye
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Molly Hamley-Clifford ...
Undetermined role
Victor Rietti ...
Hotel Manager
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Member of a village Purity League branch find things much livelier on a trip to London.

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Comedy

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1935 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Hei, ukkeli!  »

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(British Acoustic)

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1.37 : 1
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Crazy Credits

Actor Robertson Hare is cited as such in the film's opening credits, but as J. Robertson Hare in the cast list that appears at the end of those credits. See more »

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Hang On To Happiness
Written by Sam Coslow
Sung by Frances Day and Leslie Henson
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Charming, funny period piece
15 July 2001 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

This film might be seen by today's film buffs as an early showcase for the work of directors Michael Powell (who storylined it) and Charles Frend (who edited it), but it really should be taken at face value. It's a bit of fun, having a laugh at the expense of the moral minority who even in 1935 were starting to annoy the cinematic industry. There's grand performances from Leslie Henson and Robertson Hare, who went on to play the Chauffer in The Young Ones. It's worth watching just to see how films were made in 1935 and to see how much influence the night club scene had on television's Jeeves & Wooster, where Charles Frend's montage of champagne filled glasses, bright city lights and drunken toffs show how much can be achieved with a minimal budget.


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