South American George
|South American George|
Swedish theatrical poster
|Directed by||Marcel Varnel|
|Written by||Leslie Arliss
Austin Melford (Additional dialogue)
|Music by||Harry Bidgood|
|Editing by||Edward B. Jarvis|
|Studio||Columbia British Productions|
|Distributed by||Columbia Pictures Corporation|
|Release dates||27 December 1941 (UK)|
|Running time||92 minutes|
South American George is a 1941 British, black-and-white, comedy film, directed by Marcel Varnel and starring George Formby in a dual role, Linden Travers, Enid Stamp-Taylor, Felix Aylmer, Ronald Shiner as Swifty, Mavis Villiers and Herbert Lomas. It was produced by Columbia (British) Productions.
A press agent hurries to bring in a substitute after a South American opera star flops. A lookalike takes over from the tenor, but chaos ensues when the bogus singer finds himself hunted by paid assassins.
- George Butters/Gilli Vanetti ...George Formby
- Carole Dean ...Linden Travers
- Frances Martinique ... Enid Stamp-Taylor
- Enrico Richardo ...Jacques Brown
- Mr Appleby ... Felix Aylmer
- Swifty ... Ronald Shiner
- Slappy ... Alf Goddard
- George White ...Gus McNaughton
- Mrs Durrant ...Mavis Villiers
- Mr Butters ... Herbert Lomas
- Muriel George ...Cameron Hall
- Mr Durrant ... Eric Clavering
- Mrs Butters ...Beatrice Varley
- "South American George (1941) - Trailers, Reviews, Synopsis, Showtimes and Cast". AllMovie. Retrieved 2014-02-22.
- "BFI | Film & TV Database | SOUTH AMERICAN GEORGE (1941)". Ftvdb.bfi.org.uk. 2009-04-16. Retrieved 2014-02-22.
- "South American George Trailer, Reviews and Schedule for South American George | TVGuide.com". Movies.tvguide.com. Retrieved 2014-02-22.
- South American George at allmovie
- South American George at the BFI Film & TV Database
- South American George at the Internet Movie Database
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