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Dulcimer Street (1948)

London Belongs to Me (original title)
Not Rated | | Drama | 7 November 1948 (USA)
Percy Boon lives with his mother in a shared rented house with an assortment of characters in central London. Although well intentioned, Percy becomes mixed up with gangsters and a murder. ... See full summary »

Director:

Sidney Gilliat

Writers:

Norman Collins (novel), Sidney Gilliat (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Richard Attenborough ... Percy Boon
Alastair Sim ... Mr. Squales
Fay Compton ... Mrs. Josser
Stephen Murray ... Uncle Henry
Wylie Watson ... Mr. Josser
Susan Shaw ... Doris Josser
Joyce Carey ... Mrs. Vizzard
Ivy St. Helier Ivy St. Helier ... Connie Coke
Andrew Crawford Andrew Crawford ... Bill
Hugh Griffith ... Headlam Fynne
Eleanor Summerfield Eleanor Summerfield ... The Blonde
Gladys Henson Gladys Henson ... Mrs. Boon
Maurice Denham Maurice Denham ... Jack Rufus
Ivor Barnard ... Mr. Justice Plymme
Cecil Trouncer Cecil Trouncer ... Mr. Henry Wassall
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Storyline

Percy Boon lives with his mother in a shared rented house with an assortment of characters in central London. Although well intentioned, Percy becomes mixed up with gangsters and a murder. The story focuses on the effects this has on Percy and the other residents. Written by Col Needham <col@imdb.com>

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Drama

Certificate:

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 November 1948 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dulcimer Street See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Arthur Lowe's first film. See more »

Quotes

Mr. Squales: [to himself looking in mirror] Can you do such a thing? Yes, you can.
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Connections

Version of London Belongs to Me (1977) See more »

Soundtracks

(Little) Girl In Blue
Music by Benjamin Frankel (as Ben Bernard)
Lyrics by Harold Purcell
Sung by Dick James
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Sir Wylie
7 January 2004 | by fraegle665See all my reviews

A brilliant performance from Wylie Watson,with fine back-up from Alistar Sim and Faye Compton. The only downside to the film is the poker faced performances from Dickie boy and the other younger actors.Wylie Watson should have been knighted for his services in bringing tears to a glass eye.


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