The climactic act is a great bit of railroading every train fan will enjoy it. I have a little on this in my database, no much but it could help. Mr porter is a railway attendant whose boss has been wanting to fire him for 20. Will hay is sent off by his relatives to rural ireland, where he becomes the stationmaster of a derelict irish railway station. Tcmdb archive materials view all archives 0 overview. The team of three graham moffat, moore marriot and hay seem to fit together well leading each other to witty and well perform punchlines that capture the spirit of the early black and white comedy genre.
While not hays most commercially successful although it. Intimate relations toomley 1937 night ride miner 1937 oh, mr. Rating is available when the video has been rented. It was famously part of the repertoires of the artistes norah blaney and marie lloyd.
He has been unable to because porter is a relative of the managing director. Mar 20, 2014 nike x undercover gyakusou drifit longsleeved running tshirt mr porter stay safe and healthy. Come and experience your torrent treasure chest right here. The scotsman online 2452006 val guest val guest film director born. Tcm messageboards post your comments here add your comment share.
Shop from over 180 of the worlds best brands on mr porter. Determined to make his mark, he devises a number of schemes to put buggleskelly on the railway map, but instead falls foul of a gang of gun runners. The station seems very badly managed and is situated in. Comedian will hay stars as mr porter, a railway attendant whose boss has been wanting to fire him for 20 years. The huggetts abroad is a 1949 british film starring jack warner, kathleen harrison, petula clark and susan shaw. Biography of the famed motorcycle daredevil, much of which was filmed in his home town of butte, montana. He has been unable to because porter is a relative of the managing director and is determined to become a station master, somewhere. Will hay, peter ustinov, barry morse, basil dearden.
Will hay moore marriott graham moffatt wheres that fire 1939. He was not only a character comedian of the first rank, but was also an astronomer of high repute he discovered the spot on the planet saturn in 1933 and a fully qualified air pilot. The article also mentions herbert bonner as the miller, and that the mill was used in the will hay film oh, mr. We currently dont have any genres associated with this song.
Robinson crusoe 1932 sos your aunt emma 1942 cowboy counsellor 1932 one of our aircraft is missing 1942 20,000 leagues under the sea 1916 jungle book 1942 mark of the avenger the mysterious rider 1938 fugitive valley 1941 sunset range 1935 underground rustlers. One of the funniest british comedies in the music hall tradition of the thirties. The mr porter channel is the goto resource for all a modern mans needs. Betty jardine 19031945 was a british stage and film actress she began as an actress in manchester in 1926. He made many films in the 1930s, usually cast as an incompetent person in authority.
Cutting from essex county telegraph describing the damage done to a windmill in terling by a storm, where the fansails were blown off. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. While not hays commercially most successful although it grossed. I want to go to birmingham and theyre taking me on to crewe, send me back to london as quickly as you can, oh. Porter william thompson hay was probably one of the most versatile of entertainers. Marcel varnelstateexpanded to show the template expanded, i. The trio appeared in six films together between 1936 and 1940, windbag the sailor, oh, mr. Upon arriving at the station, he finds it in a state if disrepair and being run by harbottle moore marriott, the deputy station master and albert graham moffatt, a young porter. Oh mr porter is probably one of the earliest comedy talkies i can remember on the telly as a child, and will hay and his cronies have been favourites of mine ever since. This was then succeeded by porters landmark film the great train robbery of. With the help of a relative, a hopeless railway employee is made stationmaster of buggleskelly. Click on the imdb logo for details about the movie.
Marcel varnelstatecollapsed to show the template collapsed, i. Please practice handwashing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times. Mr porter, a railway attendant whose boss has been wanting to fire him for 20 years. In 1934 she made her west end debut in disharmony at the fortune theatre. Mens designer clothes, designer shoes and designer accessories from top designer brands. Mr porter is an old british music hall song about a girl going too far. The film had its first public showing in november 1937 and went on general release on 3 january 1938. Will hay, british comedy actor and music hall comedian. It has the funniest scene in any will hay film, with the main trio trying to carry a firemans pole across a busy london street is a simple idea but in this case its inspired. It was written in 1892 by george le brunn and his brother thomas, and taken on an extended. Wheres that fire is is one of the very best will hay films but id say its pipped to the post by oh mr porter which has to be the best but id say this is a close second.
Anthonys love clinic pirates comics punch and judy. By the way, did anyone else notice will hay mouthing the other actors lines at 14. Born at stockton on tees in 1888, he became interested in. The best site for downloading free public domain golden age comic books. Moore marriott list of movies and tv shows tv guide. Subsequent roles were in the emlyn williams plays night must fall in 1935 and the corn is green in 1938 jardine was married to the psychoanalyst wilfred bion with whom she had a daughter penelope. The station in oh mr porter, i am led to believe, was filmed at a disused station somewhere near basingstoke in hampshire. The ghost trains success led to an upsurge of mystery thrillers made during the early thirties and provided jack hulbert and cicely courtneidge with lengthy contracts for appearances in comedy films that proved to be a tonic for a public suffering under the. Will hay william porter, moore marriott jeremiah harbottle and graham moffatt albert work brilliantly together and all the other actors are. Jennie porter of shunk, on february 7th, 1938, was electrocuted, monday morning, april 24th, at rockview penitentiary. With will hay, moore marriott, graham moffatt, sebastian smith. Films included good morning boys, oh mr porter and.
A sequel, christmas with the huggetts, was planned but never made citation needed. Book depository books with free delivery worldwide. William thompson hay was probably one of the most versatile of entertainers. Mister porter lyrics international lyrics playground.
Comics hot rod and speedway comics miracle comics mr. William porter is assigned as the new stationmaster of the railway station at the town of buggleskelly. The film was less commercially successful than its predecessors citation needed. Download black and white movies 17722, 4 sources watch and download your favorite old movies for free online. Convict 99 dvd features what are arguably two of the best will hay films. If so, does anyone know what the place is called and if it still. Free file downloads, online comic viewer, plus a helpful, knowledgeable community. The porter would not stop the train, but i laughed and said you must keep your hair on, mary ann, and mind that you dont bust. Get premium, high resolution news photos at getty images.1091 12 299 978 702 75 455 403 1441 723 993 1055 1263 843 757 434 1540 1166 596 969 1002 1572 1533 1573 1210 1055 476 1024 150 570 271 1453 1285 218 443 206 27 931 1392 1264 56 648 432