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HISTORY

This film was released in Great Britain under its original title, Bank Holiday , by General Film Distributors, at a running time of 86 min. It was reissued in England in 1951. Modern sources include Prod Edward Black, Des Vetchinsky, Ed Alfred Roome, Sd S. Wiles, Mus dir Louis Levy in the ... More Less

This film was released in Great Britain under its original title, Bank Holiday , by General Film Distributors, at a running time of 86 min. It was reissued in England in 1951. Modern sources include Prod Edward Black, Des Vetchinsky, Ed Alfred Roome, Sd S. Wiles, Mus dir Louis Levy in the production. More Less

GEOGRAPHIC LOCATIONS
LOCATION
SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
1-Jun-38
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Motion Picture Herald
26-Mar-38
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Variety
9 Feb 38
p. 15.
Variety
15 Jul 38
p. 15.
DETAILS
Alternate Title:
Bank Holiday
Release Date:
1 July 1938
Premiere Information:
London opening: January 1938
New York opening: week of 3 June 1938
Copyright Claimant:
Gaumont-British Picture Corp. of America
Copyright Date:
13 May 1938
Copyright Number:
LP8151
Physical Properties:
Sound
Black and White
Duration(in mins):
76
Length(in feet):
7,744
Countries:
United Kingdom, United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

A group, including a suicidal widow, his nurse, her fiancé, a beauty queen, a cockney family, and an embezzler, take a bank holiday weekend in London and at a nearby beach resort with mixed ... +


A group, including a suicidal widow, his nurse, her fiancé, a beauty queen, a cockney family, and an embezzler, take a bank holiday weekend in London and at a nearby beach resort with mixed results. +

GENRE
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Legend
Viewed by AFI
Partially Viewed
Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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