Don’t Take It to Heart!

(1944)

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| Film | United Kingdom | B&W | Comedy, Romance | 1h 30min
| Stars: Richard Bird, Edward Rigby, Esma Cannon | Director: Jeffrey Dell

A genial castle ghost is unleashed by a bomb and affects the love affair of a researcher with the daughter of the house

A Merry Mix-up of Legacies, Missing Heirs, Surprising Heiresses and Family Skeletons in Unexpected Cupboards

Cast

(28)
Richard Bird
Ghost / Arthur
Edward Rigby
Butler
Esma Cannon
Maid
Ivor Barnard
Bus-Driver
Patric Curwen
Smith
Margaret Withers
Mrs Smith
Richard Greene
Peter Hayward
Brefni O’Rorke
Lord Chaunduyt
Harry Fowler
Telegraph Boy
Alfred Drayton
Pike
Signed photograph of English actress, Joan Hickson. Picture reads ‘All good wishes, Joan Hickson’
Mrs Pike
Amy Veness
Cook
Moore Marriott
Granfer
Joyce Barbour
Harriet
Wylie Watson
Harry Bucket
Claude Dampier
Loopy
Arthur Hambling
Railway Porter
George Merritt
Landlord
Patricia Medina
Mary
Ronald Squire
Music-Lover
Claude Bailey
Magistrate
Edie Martin
Postmistress
Ernest Thesiger
Justices’ Clerk
Ernest Jay
Reporter
Peter Cotes
Junior Counsel
David Horne
Sir Henry
John Salew
Witness
John Turnbull
Police Sergeant
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Reviews

(1)

Amiably lunatic British-upper-class extravaganza with eccentric characters and some felicitous moments. (Halliwell’s)

Production

(2)
Jeffrey Dell
Director / Writer
Sydney Box
Producer

Companies

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Two Cities Film production company logo (2)
Two Cities Films
Production company