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

Back-Room Boy

(1942)

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| Film | United Kingdom | B&W | Comedy | 1h 22min
| Stars: Arthur Askey, Moore Marriott, Graham Moffatt | Director: Herbert Mason

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
Vera Frances
Jane
John Salew
Steve Mason
George Merritt
Uncle
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Pictures

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

Production

(4)
Herbert Mason
Director
Edward Black
Producer
Val Guest
Writer (original story and screenplay)
J O C Orton
Writer / Writer (original story and screenplay)

Companies

(1)
Gainsborough Pictures
Production company