Facing the Music (1933 film)
|Facing the Music|
Nancy Burne and Stanley Lupino
|Directed by||Harry Hughes|
|Produced by||John Maxwell|
|Written by||Clifford Grey
|Music by||Harry Acres|
|Cinematography||Walter J. Harvey
|Edited by||Leslie Norman|
|Distributed by||Wardour Films|
The film was made at Elstree Studios by British International Pictures. It was one of a series of films made by the company featuring the popular stage entertainer Stanley Lupino. The film's art direction was by David Rawnsley.
In order to promote his client a publicist organises a fake robbery of her jewels, but things soon begin to unravel.
- Stanley Lupino as Jack Foley
- Nancy Burne as Nina Carson
- Jose Collins as Calvini
- Nancy Brown as Rivers
- Doris Woodall as D'Ava
- Lester Matthews as - Becker
- Dennis Hoey as Capradossi
- Morris Harvey as De Breen
- Hal Gordon as Sim
TV Guide noted "a stiff opera-oriented production using Faust as a backdrop"; while britishfilmclassics.wordpress.com applauded "a highly entertaining performance by music hall star Stanley Lupino, who comes up with endless visual gags and one-liners." 
- "Facing the Music (1933)". BFI.
- Wood p.77
- "Facing The Music". TVGuide.com.
- "British Musicals of the 1930s, Volume 3 – Facing the Music and For the Love of Mike - British Film Classics". British Film Classics.
- Wood, Linda. British Films, 1927–1939. British Film Institute, 1986.
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