The Lambeth Walk (film)

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The Lambeth Walk
Directed by Albert de Courville
Produced by Anthony Havelock-Allan
Written by Clifford Grey
Robert Edmunds
John Paddy Carstairs
Noel Gay (play)
Douglas Furber (play)
Louis Arthur Rose (play)
Starring Lupino Lane
Sally Gray
Seymour Hicks
Music by Louis Levy
Cinematography Francis Carver
Edited by Richard Best
Lister Laurance
Production
company
Distributed by MGM
Release dates 3 April 1939
Running time 84 min
Country United Kingdom
Language English

The Lambeth Walk is a 1939 British musical comedy film directed by Albert de Courville and starring Lupino Lane, Sally Gray and Seymour Hicks.[1] It was an adaptation of the 1937 musical Me and My Girl. The film takes its title from the play's best known song The Lambeth Walk. The star of the musical, Lupino Lane, reprised his lead role in the film.

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Bill Snibson, a chancer from Lambeth Walk in South London, is informed that he has been discovered to be the long-lost heir to a title and castle which he can claim provided he is able to convince his new relations that he has enough aristocratic bearing. Things soon begin to go awry however, particularly when Sally, Bill's girlfriend from Lambeth, turns up.

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