The Foreman Went to France

Film | | UK | 1h 27min
Stars: Tommy Trinder, Constance Cummings, Clifford Evans

Before Dunkirk, a Welsh foreman is sent on a mission to salvage secret French machinery

Cast (14)

British comedy actor, Tommy Trinder
Tommy Hoskins, 19th Fusillers
Constance Cummings
Anne Stafford, the American girl
Main title from The Tenth Man (1936) featuring Clifford Evans
Fred Carrick, the foreman
Robert Morley
Mayor Coutare of Bivary
Gordon Jackson
Alastair ‘Jock’ MacFarlan, 19th Fusillers
Ernest Milton
Stationmaster in La Tour
Charles Victor
Aircraft Spotter on Works Roof
John Williams
‘English’ Army Captain
Paul Bonifas
Prefect of Rouville
Anita Palacine
La Tour Barmaid
Francis L Sullivan
French Skipper
Grimshaw (Mervyn Johns) wears a hat and bow tie in My Learned Friend (1943)
Official, Passport Office
Owen Reynolds
Collins, Burns & Fawcett Works Manager
Ronald Adam
Sir Charles Fawcett Managing Director
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Director

Charles Frend

Writer

Film Footage

Black and White

UK Release

22nd June, 1942

Production Company


Ealing Studios