Turned Out Nice Again

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Turned Out Nice Again
Turned Out Nice Again (film).jpg
Screenshot, of George Formby, Peggy Bryan and Elliott Mason
Directed by Marcel Varnel
Produced by Basil Dearden
Written by (screenplay) Basil Dearden, John Dighton, Austin Melford
Starring George Formby
Music by Ernest Irving
Eddie Latta
Bretton Byrd
Release date(s) 1941
Running time 81 min.
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Turned Out Nice Again is a British comedy film starring Lancashire-born George Formby. The film was released in 1941 and filmed at Ealing Studios, London.


George Pearson, an employee at an underwear factory, is caught between his modern wife and his meddling mother. After buying a special yarn and getting his wife to promote it, he has an argument with his boss, Mr Dawson who insults Pearson's wife and refuses to apologise. Pearson then resigns. After finding out that the yarn is actually worth a fair amount, Mr Dawson tries to buy it from Pearson but he has some competition.[1]


The songs performs by George Formby in the film are as follows:[2][a]

  • Auntie Maggies Remedy (Formby/Latta)
  • You Can't Go Wrong In These (MacDougal)
  • The Emperor Of Lancashire (MacDougal)
  • You're Everything To Me (MacDougal)

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  1. ^ Formby's song "Turned Out Nice Again" does not feature in the film.


  1. ^ "Turned Out Nice Again (1941)", BFI Screenonline, retrieved 8 January 2008 
  2. ^ "Turned Out Nice Again", George Formby Society, retrieved 3 August 2013 

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