The Lucky Number

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The Lucky Number
Directed by Anthony Asquith
Produced by Michael Balcon
Written by Anthony Asquith
Douglas Furber
Franz Schulz
Starring Clifford Mollison
Gordon Harker
Joan Wyndham
Music by Mischa Spoliansky
Cinematography Günther Krampf
Derick Williams
Distributed by Ideal Films
Release date
Running time
72 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

The Lucky Number is a 1932 British sports comedy film directed by Anthony Asquith and starring Clifford Mollison, Gordon Harker, Joan Wyndham and Frank Pettingell. The screenplay concerns a professional footballer who attempts to recover a winning pools ticket.[1] The film was made by Gainsborough Pictures and shot at Islington and Welwyn Studios[2] with sets designed by Alex Vetchinsky. The football scenes were filmed in and around Highbury Stadium in North London.



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  2. ^ Wood p.75


  • Wood, Linda. British Films, 1927-1939. British Film Institute, 1986.

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