Play Up the Band

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| Film | | United Kingdom | B&W | Comedy | 1h 11min
Stars: Stanley Holloway, Betty Ann Davies, Leslie Bradley | Director: Harry Hughes

The Heckdyke Steam Wagon Works Brass Band attempts to get to the Crystal Palace band contest

Cast (14)

British comedian Stanley Holloway wears a trilby, jacket and tie as he smokes his pipe
Sam Small
Betty Ann Davies
Betty Small
Leslie Bradley
Jack Heckdyke
Charles Sewell
Lord Heckdyke
Amy Veness
Lady Heckdyke
Cynthia Stock
Julie Suedo
Marquise de Vaux
Arthur Gomez
Marquis de Vaux
Hal Gordon
Band Leader
Andreas Malandrinos
Italian Room Guest
Billy Bray
Ian Wilson
Louise Selkirk’s Ladies Orchestra
Musical Ensemble
The London Brass Band
The London Brass Band
+ Show full cast (4 more)

Buy on Blu-ray and DVD

The Ealing Studios Rarities Collection – Volume 7 DVD [2013]
The Ealing Studios Rarities Collection DVD – Volume 7 from Network as part of the British Film collection. Features Eureka Stockade, Take A Chance, The Gaunt Stranger and Play Up the Band

14th October, 2013
Price: £7.10
Buy The Ealing Studios Rarities Collection – Volume 7 from


Harry Hughes


(story and screenplay)
(additional scenes)

Production company

Basil Humphrys Productions
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