Bank Holiday (film)
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|Directed by||Carol Reed|
|Produced by||Edward Black|
|Written by||Rodney Ackland|
|Based on||story by Hans Wilhelm|
|Music by||Louis Levy|
|Edited by||R.E. Dearing|
81 minutes (censored)
- an unmarried couple, nurse Catherine Lawrence and her boyfriend Geoffrey. Catherine is distracted by thoughts of Stephen Howard, widower of a patient who died in childbirth;
- May and Arthur and their working-class family;
- two female friends looking for romance.
- John Lodge as Stephen Howard
- Margaret Lockwood as Catherine Lawrence
- Hugh Williams as Geoffrey
- Rene Ray as Doreen Richards
- Merle Tottenham as Milly
- Linden Travers as Ann Howard
- Wally Patch as Arthur
- Kathleen Harrison as May
- Garry Marsh as 'Follies' manager
- Jeanne Stuart as Miss Mayfair
- Wilfrid Lawson as Police sergeant
- Felix Aylmer as Surgeon
- Leonard Sharp as Jack, the petrol pump attendant
The film was popular and helped establish Carol Reed's reputation.
Lockwood was voted third best actress of 1938 by the readers of Film Weekly.
- THE CAROL REED FORMULA: Or How a Leading British Director Goes About the Business of Making a Film By PAUL P. KENNEDY. New York Times (1923-Current file) [New York, N.Y] 30 Nov 1947: X5
- "Three on a Week-End (1938) - Articles - TCM.com". Turner Classic Movies.
- ""PYGMALION" WINS". The West Australian. 55, (16, 564). Western Australia. 4 August 1939. p. 2. Retrieved 1 May 2016 – via National Library of Australia.
- Three on a Weekend on IMDb
- Bank Holiday at TCMDB
- Bank Holiday at BFI Screenonline
- Bank Holiday at Britmovie
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