Busman's Honeymoon (film)

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Busman's Honeymoon
Directed by Arthur B. Woods
Produced by Harold Huth
Ben Goetz
Written by Dorothy L. Sayers
Muriel St. Clare
Screenplay by Monckton Hoffe
Angus MacPhail
Harold Goldman
Based on Busman's Honeymoon 
by Dorothy L. Sayers
Starring Robert Montgomery
Constance Cummings
Leslie Banks
Seymour Hicks
Music by Louis Levy
Charles Williams
Cinematography Freddie Young
Edited by Al Barnes
James B. Clark
Release dates
  • 22 July 1940 (1940-07-22)
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Busman's Honeymoon is a 1940 British detective film directed by Arthur B. Woods. An adaptation of the Lord Peter Wimsey story Busman's Honeymoon by Dorothy L. Sayers, it starred Robert Montgomery, Constance Cummings, Leslie Banks, Seymour Hicks, Robert Newton and Googie Withers. Newly married famous amateur detective Lord Peter Wimsey (Montgomery) and his wife, mystery writer Harriet Vane (Cummings), are looking forward to a quiet honeymoon at their new country cottage when they are reluctantly drawn into the investigation of a local murder. The film premiered in London in July 1940. It is also known as Haunted Honeymoon.[1]


  1. ^ "Haunted Honeymoon (1940)". Turner Classic Movies. Retrieved June 27, 2012. 

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