Olympic Honeymoon

Olympic Honeymoon is a 1940 British comedy film directed by Alfred J. Goulding and starring Claude Hulbert, Monty Banks and Princess Pearl.[1] The screenplay concerns a British honeymooner visiting Switzerland, who is mistaken for a leading ice hockey player and is enlisted to play for the England national team. It was based on the novel He and Ski by F. Dawson Gratrix and is sometimes known by the alternative title Honeymoon Merry-Go-Round.[2]

Olympic Honeymoon
Directed byAlf Goulding
Produced bySidney Morgan
Written byMonty Banks
Joan Morgan
Alf Goulding (Screen scenario)
Warren Chetham Strode (Dialogue)
Based onnovel He and Ski by F. Dawson Gratrix
StarringClaude Hulbert
Monty Banks
Princess Pearl
Music byVan Phillips (musical director)
CinematographyErnest Palmer
Edited byVladimir Sagovsky
London Screen Plays Productions
Fanfare Pictures
Distributed byRKO Radio Pictures (UK)
Release date
  • 22 June 1940 (1940-06-22) (UK)
Running time
63 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom

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  1. ^ "Honeymoon Merry-go-round (1940)".
  2. ^ Goble, Alan (1 January 1999). "The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film". Walter de Gruyter – via Google Books.

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