East Lynne on the Western Front

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East Lynne on the Western Front
Directed by George Pearson
Produced by T.A. Welsh
Written by Mary Parsone
Donovan Parsons
Ellen Wood (novel)
Starring Herbert Mundin
Mark Daly
Alf Goddard
Cinematography Percy Strong
Distributed by Gaumont British Distributors
Release date
15 July 1931
Running time
85 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

East Lynne on the Western Front is a 1931 British comedy film directed by George Pearson and starring Herbert Mundin, Mark Daly and Alf Goddard.[1] It was made at the Lime Grove Studios.[2]


During the First World War a group of British soldiers serving on the Western Front stage a comic performance of the play East Lynne to entertain their comrades.



  1. ^ http://ftvdb.bfi.org.uk/sift/title/32059
  2. ^ Wood p.71


  • Low, Rachael. Filmmaking in 1930s Britain. George Allen & Unwin, 1985.
  • Wood, Linda. British Films, 1927-1939. British Film Institute, 1986.

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