Tag Archives: Edmund Gwenn
The Good Companions (1933) Victor Saville, Jessie Matthews, Edmund Gwenn, John Gielgud, Comedy, Musical, Romance
Dangerous Partners (1945) Edward L. Cahn, James Craig, Signe Hasso, Edmund Gwenn, Adventure, Mystery
“Winifred Holtby realised that Local Government is not a dry affair of meetings and memoranda:- but ‘the front-line defence thrown up by humanity against its common enemies of sickness, poverty and ignorance.’
Laburnum Grove is a suburb so dull one could actually hear the tomatoes grow in the gardens. The perfect place to hide when you are a master crook… or a great spinner of yarns.
A Liverpool tug boat captain finds he’s won a fortune on the penny pools and it changes his life. However, after giving up his job and throwing a large expensive party, he discovers that he may not really have won after all.
Professor Henry Barnes decides he’s lived long enough and contemplates suicide. His attitude is changed by Peggy Taylor, a chipper young mother-to-be who charms him into renting out his attic as an apartment for her and her husband Jason, a former GI struggling to finish college.