Main title from Back-Room Boy (1942) (4).  Gaumont British Picture Corpn Ltd presents Arthur Askey in ‘Back-Room Boy’

Back-Room Boy

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| | UK | Comedy | 1h 22min
Stars: Arthur Askey, Moore Marriott, Graham Moffatt

A timid meteorologist is sent to an Orkney lighthouse and unmasks a bunch of spies

Cast (8)

British actor and comedian Arthur Askey
Arthur Pilbeam
Moore Marriott
Jerry
Graham Moffatt
Albert
Publicity photo of British actress Googie Withers
Bobbie
Vera Frances
Jane
Joyce Howard
Betty
John Salew
Steve Mason
George Merritt
Uncle
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Director

Herbert Mason

Producer

Edward Black

Writer

(original story and screenplay)
(original story and screenplay)

Film Footage

Black and White

UK Release

17th April, 1942

Production Company


Gainsborough Pictures

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Main title from Back-Room Boy (1942) (11)
Back-Room Boy (1942) opening credits (11)
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Back-Room Boy (1942) opening credits (10)
Main title from Back-Room Boy (1942) (9).  Produced by Edward Black
Back-Room Boy (1942) opening credits (9)
Main title from Back-Room Boy (1942) (8).  Directed by Herbert Mason
Back-Room Boy (1942) opening credits (8)
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Back-Room Boy (1942) opening credits (7)
Main title from Back-Room Boy (1942) (6).  Made at the Gaumont-British Studios London.  Maurice Ostrer in charge of production
Back-Room Boy (1942) opening credits (6)
Main title from Back-Room Boy (1942) (5).  With Moore Marriott Graham Moffatt and Googie Withers
Back-Room Boy (1942) opening credits (5)
Main title from Back-Room Boy (1942) (4).  Gaumont British Picture Corpn Ltd presents Arthur Askey in ‘Back-Room Boy’
Back-Room Boy (1942) opening credits (4)
Main title from Back-Room Boy (1942) (3).  A Gainsborough Picture
Back-Room Boy (1942) opening credits (3)
Main title from Back-Room Boy (1942) (2).  General Film Distributors Ltd
Back-Room Boy (1942) opening credits (2)
Main title from Back-Room Boy (1942) (1)
Back-Room Boy (1942) opening credits (1)

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