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A Run for Your Money (1949)

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85 min | Comedy

Brothers from a Welsh village take their first trip to London to collect a prize, and meet a con artist and various other urban distractions.
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Writers
Clifford Evans (based on the original screen story by) | Richard Hughes (screenplay) | Leslie Norman (screenplay) | Charles Frend (screenplay) | Diana Morgan (additional dialogue)
Composer
Ernest Irving (the music is based on old Welsh tunes)
Cinematographer
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Status
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Updated Nov 24, 1949

Release date
Apr 8, 1950 (United States)

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Alec Guinness
Whimple Whimple   See fewer
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Clive Morton
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Julie Milton
Bronwen Bronwen   See fewer
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Peter Edwards
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Joyce Grenfell
Mrs. Pargiter Mrs. Pargiter   See fewer
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Andrew Leigh
The Pawnbroker The Pawnbroker   See fewer
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Edward Rigby
Beefeater Beefeater   See fewer
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Desmond Walter-Ellis
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Mackenzie Ward
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Meadows White
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Gabrielle Brune
The Crooner The Crooner   See fewer
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Diana Hope
A Customer A Customer   See fewer
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Dudley Jones
Bleddyn Bleddyn   See fewer
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David Davies
The Burly Stranger The Burly Stranger   See fewer
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Tom Jones
Elderly Miner Elderly Miner   See fewer
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Richard Littledale
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Charles Cullum
Powerful Man (uncredited) Powerful Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Davies
Rugby Fan (uncredited) Rugby Fan (uncredited)   See fewer
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Patric Doonan
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Anthony Oliver
Miner (uncredited) Miner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marianne Stone
Miss Carpenter (uncredited) Miss Carpenter (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Tatham
Fleet Street Pedestrian (uncredited) Fleet Street Pedestrian (uncredited)   See fewer
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Henry Webb
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6.5 / 10 | 527 votes