On Approval (1930 film)

On Approval is a 1930 British comedy film directed by and starring Tom Walls and also featuring Yvonne Arnaud, Winifred Shotter and Robertson Hare, the same artistes responsible for the Aldwych farces. It was based on the play On Approval by Frederick Lonsdale,[1] as was the 1944 film On Approval.

On Approval
Directed byTom Walls
Written by
Produced byHerbert Wilcox
CinematographyFreddie Young
Edited byDuncan Mansfield
Distributed byWoolf and Freedman
Release date
26 August 1930
Running time
100 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom

It was made at Elstree Studios with sets designed by Lawrence P. Williams.

The 1932 book "The Face of London" by Harold Clunn Pub. Simpkin Marshall, features, opposite page 224, a picture, probably taken in Aug. or Sept. 1930, of the New Victoria Picture Theatre, Vauxhall Bridge Road. Displayed in large letters is ON APPROVAL the film being presented by the cinema at that time.



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