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London Town (1946)

126 min | Comedy, Musical

An aging music hall performer returns to London believing he's the star of a new show. When he discovers that he's only slated to be the understudy, his daughter sabotages the revue's star in order to get him back into the spotlight.See moreAn aging music hall performer returns to London believing he's the star of a new show. When he discovers that he's only slated to be the understudy, his daughter sabotages the revue's star in order to get him back into the spotlight. Written by Alessandro Martini See less
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Writers
Elliot Paul (screenplay) | Sig Herzig (screenplay) (as Sigfried Herzig) | Val Guest (additional dialogue) | Wesley Ruggles (original story)
Composer
Jimmy Van Heusen (original score music)
Cinematographer
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Updated Aug 27, 1946

Release date
Jul 22, 1953 (United States)

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37 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
Sid Field
Jerry Sanford Jerry Sanford   See fewer
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Greta Gynt
Mrs. Eve Barry Mrs. Eve Barry   See fewer
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Tessie O'Shea
Herself Herself   See fewer
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Claude Hulbert
Belgrave - Charlie's Dresser Belgrave - Charlie's Dresser   See fewer
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Sonnie Hale
Charlie de Haven Charlie de Haven   See fewer
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Mary Clare
Mrs. Gates Mrs. Gates   See fewer
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Petula Clark
Peggy Sanford Peggy Sanford   See fewer
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Reginald Purdell
Stage Manager Stage Manager   See fewer
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Lucas Hoving
Dancer (as Lucas Hovinga) Dancer (as Lucas Hovinga)   See fewer
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Marion Saunders
Obligato in 'Street Singer' Obligato in 'Street Singer'   See fewer
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Charles Paton
Novelty Shopkeeper Novelty Shopkeeper   See fewer
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Scotty McHarg
Bill (as 'Scotty' McHarg) Bill (as 'Scotty' McHarg)   See fewer
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Alfie Dean
Heckler Heckler   See fewer
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Jack Parnell
Drummer Drummer   See fewer
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Pamela Carroll
Street Singer Street Singer   See fewer
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Enid Smeeden
The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl   See fewer
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Sheila Huntington
The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl   See fewer
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Pauline Tyler
The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl   See fewer
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Mary Midwinter
The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl   See fewer
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Louise Newton
The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl   See fewer
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Jackie Watson
The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl   See fewer
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Sheila Bligh
The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl   See fewer
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Dorothy Cuff
The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl   See fewer
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Pat Hughes
The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl   See fewer
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Giselle Morlais
The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl   See fewer
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Freda Lansley
The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl   See fewer
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Pauline Johnson
The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl   See fewer
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Pamela Kay
The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl The 'London Town' Dozen & One Girl   See fewer
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Stella Hamilton
Dancer (uncredited) Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Kenney
Extra (uncredited) Extra (uncredited)   See fewer
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Wally Patch
Constable (uncredited) Constable (uncredited)   See fewer
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Susan Shaw
Extra (uncredited) Extra (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ann Sullivan
Singer in 'Street Scene' (uncredited) Singer in 'Street Scene' (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.9 / 10 | 66 votes