Bob's Your Uncle (film)

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Bob's Your Uncle
Directed by Oswald Mitchell
Produced by F.W. Baker
Written by Vera Allinson
Oswald Mitchell
Based on play by Vera Allinson
Starring Albert Modley
Jean Colin
George Bolton
Wally Patch
Music by Percival Mackey
Cinematography Stephen Dade
Release date
  • 2 March 1942 (1942-03-02)
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Bob's Your Uncle is a 1942 British comedy film directed by Oswald Mitchell and starring Albert Modley, Jean Colin, George Bolton, Wally Patch and H.F. Maltby. It depicts the enthusiastic members of a Home Guard unit. [1]


Home guardsman Albert is in love with Dolly, the daughter of commanding officer Diehard. In order to impress her, Albert tries to raise funds to buy a tank for the village.


Critical reception[edit]

Allmovie wrote, "One can gauge the subtlety of Bob's Your Uncle by its character names: Dolly Diehard, Sgt. Brownfoot etc." [2]


External links[edit]

Bob's Your Uncle on IMDb