WW2 British entertainment troupe bring comedy and chaos to North Africa.
Did You Know?
The German armoured car found at the oasis is actually a British-made FV603 Alvis Saracen with extended bodywork to cover the turret. The vehicle was in service with the British army from 1952 until withdrawal in Northern Ireland in 1991. See more
Just before she goes on stage to play for the German infiltrators, Dora Bryan has her piano accordion on upside down. In the next shot, on stage, she has it the right way up. See more
Opening credits prologue: During World War II, ENSA brought entertainment to our troops in every theatre of war under conditions that were usually difficult, and often dangerous.
Those who brought this entertainment included international stars, great actors, top-ranking comedians, glamorous figures of the screen . . .
. . . and others!
But to them all - the long, and the short, and the terrible - this film is affectionately dedicated.
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Home Is Where the Heart Is
Music by Philip Green
Lyrics by Tommie Connor See more