Good Companions (1933)

Good Companions


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Based on a novel by J. B. Priestley, this British musical-comedy follows an unlikely trio as they try to revive the fortunes of a floundering touring theatrical troupe. Inigo Jolifant (John Gielgud) is a schoolteacher with a talent for songwriting, and Jess Oakroyd (Edmund Gwenn) is a man with theatrical ambitions who has just lot his job. Together, they persuade Miss Trant (Mary Glynne), an older single woman looking for adventure, to back them as they try to bring "The Dinky Do's" back into … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Musical & Performing Arts, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: W.P. Lipscomb, Angus MacPhail, Ian Dalrymple
On DVD: Mar 17, 2001


as Susie Dean

as Jess Oakroyd

as Inigo Jolifant

as Miss Trant

as Milbrau

as Morton Mitcham

as Jimmy Nunn

as Joe Brundit

as Mrs. Brundit

as Jerry Jemingham

as Narrator

as Vicar's Wife

as Eric Tipstead

as Monte Mortimer

as Miss Thong

as Mrs. Tarvin

as Mr. Droke

as Big Annie

as Mr. Tarvin

as Sam Oglethorpe

as Leonard Oakroyd

as Librarian

as Mrs. Mounder

as Fauntley

as Mrs. Oakroyd

as Dr. MacFarlane
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