Main title from Spring and Port Wine (1970) (3)

Spring and Port Wine


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| Film | United Kingdom | Colour | Drama | 1h 41min |
| Stars: James Mason, Diana Coupland, Hannah Gordon | Director: Peter Hammond

A Lancashire family runs into trouble when stern father insists that teenage daughter should eat a meal she refuses

If you get the better of me lass, you’ll be the first in this house that has!


British actor James Mason wears a black dinner jacket and bow tie
Rafe Crompton
Diana Coupland
Daisy Crompton
Hannah Gordon
Florence Crompton
Susan George
Hilda Crompton
Rodney Bewes
Harold Crompton
Len Jones
Wilfred Crompton
Keith Buckley
Arthur Gasket
Avril Elgar
Betsy-Jane Duckworth
Adrienne Posta
Betty Duckworth
Frank Windsor
Ned Duckworth
Arthur Lowe
Mr Aspinall
Marjorie Rhodes
Mrs Gasket
Bernard Bresslaw
Lorry Driver
Joseph Greig
Christopher Timothy
Ken Parry
Reginald Green
Bowler 1
Jack Howarth
Bowler 2
Bryan Pringle
Bowler 3
John Sharp
Bowler 4
Bernard Smidowicz
Van Driver
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A popular old-fashioned stage comedy that simply doesn’t work on film, partly from being set in a too-real town (Bolton) and partly because of a miscast lead. (Halliwell’s)


Main title from Spring and Port Wine (1970) (3)


Peter Hammond
Michael Medwin
Bill Naughton
Writer (screenplay)


Memorial Enterprises
Production company
Anglo-Amalgamated Film Distributors
Distribution company