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BRITISH FILM COMEDY

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A season of Britain's great laughter-makers
This week:
Your Money or Your Wife
Starring
DONALD SINDEN , PEGGY CUMMINS with Barbara Steele , Richard Wattis
Screenplay by RONALD JEANS
Produced by Norman Williams
Directed by Anthony Simmons
This is a sophisticated marital comedy about a young couple who are heirs to a fortune but who discover that, under the terms of their Aunt Clarissa's will, they cannot receive the money while they are married. After some futile but hilarious attempts to make both ends meet by taking in paying guests-who are not the paying kind-the couple eventually decide on divorce. This arrangement is to last for only a year, and then they will re-marry. But the best-laid plans ...

Contributors

Unknown: Donald Sinden
Unknown: Peggy Cummins
Unknown: Barbara Steele
Unknown: Richard Wattis
Produced By: Norman Williams
Directed By: Anthony Simmons
Pelham Butterworth: Donald Sinden
Gay Butterworth: Peggy Cummins
Hubert Fry: Richard Wattis
Theodore Malek: Peter Reynolds
Thelma Cressingdon: Georgina Cookson
Mrs Compton Chamberlain: Gladys Boot
Juliet: Barbara Steele
Janet Fry: Betty Baskcomb
Mrs Withers: Olive Sloane
The Judge: Ian Fleming
The Maid: Candy Scott
The Chauffeur: Noel Tregarthen

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