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

Cast

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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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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

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

Companies

(1)
Gainsborough Pictures
Production company