Old Mother Riley in Business

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Old Mother Riley in Business
"Old Mother Riley in Business" (1941).jpg
Trade ad poster
Directed by John Baxter
Produced by John Baxter
Written by Geoffrey Orme
Con West
Story by Roger Clegg
Barbara K. Emary
Starring Arthur Lucan
Kitty McShane
Charles Victor
Cyril Chamberlain
Music by Kennedy Russell
Cinematography James Wilson
Edited by Michael C. Chorlton
Distributed by Butcher's Film Service
Release date
12 April 1941 (UK)
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Old Mother Riley in Business is a 1941 British comedy film directed by John Baxter and starring Arthur Lucan, Kitty McShane and Cyril Chamberlain.[1] It was the sixth in the long-running Old Mother Riley series of films. Old Mother Riley's pub faces competition from a large chain store nearby, causing her to declare war on it.

Plot summary[edit]

Old Mother Riley comes to the rescue of local shopkeepers after a ruthless chain, "Golden Stores" makes its aggressive presence felt. The boisterous Irish washerwoman gives the chain stores boss a push into the river and soon finds herself a wanted woman, donning a nurse's outfit to escape from the hospital in which she is hiding.[2]



  1. ^ "BFI | Film & TV Database | Old Mother Riley in Business (1940)". Ftvdb.bfi.org.uk. 2009-04-16. Retrieved 2014-02-25. 
  2. ^ "Old Mother Riley In Business Review". Movies.tvguide.com. Retrieved 2014-02-25. 

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