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Spare a Copper (1940)

Not Rated
77 min | Comedy, Musical

A brave wartime copper (policeman) becomes a hero when he thwarts a plot to destroy a battleship. But then the rest of the police get the idea that he is one of the enemy agents.See moreA brave wartime copper (policeman) becomes a hero when he thwarts a plot to destroy a battleship. But then the rest of the police get the idea that he is one of the enemy agents. Written by Steve Crook See less
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Updated Dec 5, 1940

Release date
Apr 14, 1941 (United Kingdom)

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25 cast members
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George Formby
George Carter George Carter   See fewer
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Dorothy Hyson
Jane Gray Jane Gray   See fewer
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George Merritt
Brewster Brewster   See fewer
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Bryan Herbert
Williams Williams   See fewer
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Warburton Gamble
Sir Robert Sir Robert   See fewer
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John Turnbull
Inspector Richards Inspector Richards   See fewer
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James Woodburn
Macdermott Macdermott   See fewer
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Eliot Makeham
Fuller Fuller   See fewer
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Ellen Pollock
Lady Hardstaff Lady Hardstaff   See fewer
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Charles Carson
Admiral Admiral   See fewer
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Aubrey Mallalieu
Manager of Music Store Manager of Music Store   See fewer
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Edward Lexy
Night Watchman Night Watchman   See fewer
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Grace Arnold
Music Shop Customer (uncredited) Music Shop Customer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cyril Chamberlain
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jimmy Godden
Manager (uncredited) Manager (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hal Gordon
Sergeant (uncredited) Sergeant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Laurence Kitchin
Hiker (uncredited) Hiker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Melford
Dame (uncredited) Dame (uncredited)   See fewer
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Beryl Reid
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Johnnie Schofield
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bill Shine
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ronald Shiner
Piano Mover (uncredited) Piano Mover (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Vyvyan
Police Sergeant (uncredited) Police Sergeant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

6.4 / 10 | 119 votes