Spare a Copper

Spare a Copper

Grace Arnold
Director: John Paddy Carstairs Cast: Grace Arnold
Grace Arnold
, Charles Carson
Charles Carson
, George Formby
George Formby
John Paddy Carstairs




In this British WW II comedy, a brave member of the Police War Reserve eventually becomes a hero when he exposes a conspiracy to sabotage the battleship Hercules on her first voyage. But at first his fellow officers believe that he is one of the enemy agents and pursue him down the docks, causing him to prematurely launch the ship and save it from exploding.

Product Details

Release Date: 07/09/2015
UPC: 0644827940226
Original Release: 1940
Source: Reel Vault

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Grace Arnold Music Shop Customer
Charles Carson Admiral
George Formby George Carter
Warburton Gamble Sir Robert Dyer
Jimmy Godden Manager
Hal Gordon Sergeant
Dorothy Hyson Jane Grey
Bernard Lee Jake
Edward Lexy Night Watchman
Eliot Makeham Fuller
Jack Melford Dame
George Merritt Edward Brewster
Ellen Pollock Lady Hardstaff
John Turnbull Inspector Richards
John Warwick Shaw

Technical Credits
John Paddy Carstairs Director
Basil Dearden Producer,Screenwriter
Bryan Langley Cinematographer
Louis Levy Score Composer
Roger MacDougall Screenwriter
Austin Melford Screenwriter
Ray Pitt Editor
Wilfred Shingleton Art Director

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