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The Duke Wore Jeans (1958)

A Cockney lad who pretends to be a Lord in order to woo a South American princess.

Director:

Gerald Thomas

Writers:

Norman Hudis (screenplay), Lionel Bart (story) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tommy Steele ... Tony Whitecliffe / Tommy Hudson
June Laverick ... Princess Maria
Michael Medwin ... Cooper
Alan Wheatley ... King of Ritallia
Eric Pohlmann ... Bastini - Prime Minister
Noel Hood Noel Hood ... Lady Marguerite
Mary Kerridge ... Queen
Elwyn Brook-Jones Elwyn Brook-Jones ... Bartolomeo
Clive Morton ... Lord Edward Whitecliffe
Ambrosine Phillpotts ... Duchess Cynthia Whitecliffe
Cyril Chamberlain Cyril Chamberlain ... Barman
Martin Boddey
Arnold Diamond ... M.C.
Philip Leaver ... Factory Manager
John Fabian John Fabian
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Storyline

A Cockney lad who pretends to be a Lord in order to woo a South American princess.

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Comedy

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 March 1958 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

A herceg halásznadrágban See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Insignia Films See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Second cinema feature of Tommy Steele. See more »

Connections

Referenced in That'll Be the Day (1973) See more »

Soundtracks

Happy Guitar
(uncredited)
Written by Lionel Bart and Mike Pratt
Performed by Tommy Steele
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Steeles enthusiasm not helped by poor script
29 October 2019 | by malcolmgswSee all my reviews

Tommy Steele,seen here in the early stages of his career,is unable to raise this film above mediocre.The script is by Norma Hudis,of Carry On fame,but it is a limp effort.Likewise the musical numbers have little to commend a rehearing


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