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starring Bill Travers
Having spent his Highland childhood self-conscious about his frail physique, young Geordie secretly enrols in a correspondence course in body-building. The results bring him athletic prowess ...and a whole new set of problems ensue!
This affectionate and engaging film is based on the novel by David Walker.
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Novel by: David Walker.
Written and produced by: Sidney Gilliat
Written and produced by: Frank Launder
Directed by: Frank Launder
The Laird: Alastair Sim
Geordie: Bill Travers
Jean Donaldson: Norah Gorsen
Geordie's mother: Molly Urquhart
Henry Samson: Francis de Wolff
Geordie's father: Jamieson Clarke
Rev McNab: Jack Radcliffe
Harley: Brian Reece
Rawlins: Raymond Huntley
Helga: Doris Goddard
Lord Paunceton: Miles Malleson
Postman: Stanley Baxter
Schoolmaster: Duncan MacRae
Young Geordie: Paul Young
Laird's housekeeper: Margaret Boyd

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