Jack of All Trades (1936 film)
|Jack of All Trades|
|Directed by||Robert Stevenson
|Produced by||Michael Balcon|
|Written by||Hubert Griffith (play)
Paul Vulpius (play)
|Music by||Bretton Byrd
|Cinematography||Charles Van Enger|
|Edited by||Terence Fisher|
|Distributed by||Gaumont British Distributors|
|30 December 1936|
Jack of All Trades is a 1936 British comedy film directed by Robert Stevenson and Jack Hulbert and starring Hulbert, Gina Malo and Robertson Hare. It is based on the 1934 play Youth at the Helm. The film was made at Islington Studios, with sets designed by Alex Vetchinsky.
Jack, out of work and responsible for an aged mother, takes a succession of jobs, bluffing his way through them all.
- Jack Hulbert as Jack Warrender
- Gina Malo as Frances Wilson
- Robertson Hare as Lionel Fitch
- Mary Jerrold as Mrs. Warrender
- Cecil Parker as Sir. Chas Darrington
- Athole Stewart as Bank Chairman
- Felix Aylmer as Managing Director
- Ian McLean as The Fire Raiser
- H.F. Maltby as Bank Director
- Fewlass Llewellyn as Bank Director
- Marcus Barron as Williams
- C.M. Hallard as Henry Kilner
- Peggy Simpson as Typist
- Betty Astell as Dancer
- Arnold Bell
- Harry Crocker
- Henry B. Longhurst as Party Guest
- Frederick Piper as Jimmy, Employment Clerk
- Victor Rietti as Head Waiter
- Bruce Seton as Dancer
- Cyril Smith
- Netta Westcott
- "Jack of All Trades (1936) - Trailers, Reviews, Synopsis, Showtimes and Cast". AllMovie. Retrieved 2014-04-13.
- Wood p.86
- "Jack of all Trades | BFI | BFI". Explore.bfi.org.uk. Retrieved 2014-04-13.
- Low, Rachael. Filmmaking in 1930s Britain. George Allen & Unwin, 1985.
- Wood, Linda. British Films, 1927-1939. British Film Institute, 1986.
|This article related to a British comedy film of the 1930s is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|