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Happy Is the Bride (1958)

In a quiet summer corner of Wiltshire that is forever England, David and Janet decide to tie the knot. Unfortunately this is the cue for everyone else to take over proceedings, to the ... See full summary »

Director:

Roy Boulting
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ian Carmichael ... David Chaytor
Janette Scott ... Janet Royd
Cecil Parker ... Arthur Royd
Terry-Thomas ... Policeman
Joyce Grenfell ... Aunt Florence
Edith Sharpe Edith Sharpe ... Mildred Royd
Eric Barker Eric Barker ... Vicar
Elvi Hale Elvi Hale ... Petula
Miles Malleson ... 1st Magistrate
Athene Seyler ... Aunt Harriet
Irene Handl ... Mme. Edna
John Le Mesurier ... William Chaytor
Thorley Walters Thorley Walters ... Jim
Nicholas Parsons Nicholas Parsons ... John Royd
Virginia Maskell ... Marcia
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Storyline

In a quiet summer corner of Wiltshire that is forever England, David and Janet decide to tie the knot. Unfortunately this is the cue for everyone else to take over proceedings, to the dismay of the couple and the increasing despair of Janet's father. One way or another the wedding - if there is one - is going to be an unforgettable occasion. Written by Jeremy Perkins <jwp@aber.ac.uk>

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 April 1958 (Ireland) See more »

Also Known As:

Gai, gai marions-nous See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Paul Soskin Productions See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.75: 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Ian Carmichael. Janette Scott, Terry-Thomas and John Le Mesurier also appeared together in Robert Hamer's 'School for Scoundrels' (1960). See more »

Quotes

1st Magistrate: What I don't understand is what they were doing on this road at all if they were going to Reading
2nd Magistrate: Going to a wedding!
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Remake of Quiet Wedding (1941) See more »

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Happy Is the Bride
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Written by Walter Ridley and Paddy Roberts
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