Melody and Romance

Stars: Hughie Green, Margaret Lockwood, Jane Carr

A young man sets up his own agency to rival the BBC

Born into a poor sailor’s family, Hughie Hawkins gets a shot with the BBC to show off his talents as a composer.

There he meets aspiring singer Margaret, whose sister Jane disapproves of the blossoming relationship between the young pair.

Disenchanted with traditional artiste management, Hawkins starts auditioning his own acts.

Cast

Hughie Green
Hughie Hawkins
Margaret Lockwood promotional headshot for Jassy, c. 1947, autographed "Sincerely" by the actress
Margaret Williams
Jane Carr
Kay Williams
Publicity photograph of British actor, Alastair Sim
Professor Williams
Main title from The Vicar of Bray (1937) (10).  Garry Marsh as Sir Richard Melross
Garry Marsh
Warwick Mortimer
C Denier Warren
Captain Hawkins
Julian Vedey
Jacob
Margaret Scudamore
Mrs Hawkins
Joyce Cannon
Geraldine
Rex Roper
Maisie
Bobby Price
Audrey Foster
Joey Hopkinson
Mary Kelly
Connie Russell
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Film Clips

Sisters (59s)
Jane Carr and Margaret Lockwood in a film clip from Melody and Romance

Production Information

1937, Maurice Elvey and Leslie Howard Gordon (Writers), Maurice Elvey (Director), British Lion Film Corporation, B&W, 69 minutes

Pictures (5)

Main title from Melody and Romance (1937)
Melody and Romance (1937) opening credits
Screenshot from Melody and Romance (1937) (4)
Melody and Romance (1937) screenshot (4)
Margaret Lockwood (as Margaret Williams) and Hughie Green (as Hughie Hawkins) in a screenshot from Melody and Romance (1937) (3)
Melody and Romance (1937) screenshot (3) | Margaret Lockwood
Jane Carr (as Kay Williams) and Margaret Lockwood (as Margaret Williams) in a screenshot from Melody and Romance (1937) (2)
Melody and Romance (1937) screenshot (2) | Jane Carr, Margaret Lockwood
Margaret Lockwood (as Margaret Williams) and Hughie Green (as Hughie Hawkins) in a screenshot from Melody and Romance (1937) (1)
Melody and Romance (1937) screenshot (1) | Margaret Lockwood

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