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


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
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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


Harry Hughes
TF Aveling Ginever
Writer (additional scenes)
Frank Atkinson
Writer (story and screenplay)


Basil Humphrys Productions
Production company