Paradise for Two

Paradise for Two is a 1937 British musical comedy film directed by Thornton Freeland and starring Jack Hulbert, Patricia Ellis and Arthur Riscoe.[1] It was released in the U.S. with the alternative title Gaiety Girls.[2] A chorus girl is mistaken for a millionaire's girlfriend.

Paradise for Two
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Directed byThornton Freeland
Written byArthur Macrae
Robert Stevenson
William Kernell
Robert Liebmann
Produced byAlexander Korda
StarringJack Hulbert
Patricia Ellis
Arthur Riscoe
CinematographyGünther Krampf
Edited byEdward B. Jarvis
Music byMischa Spoliansky
Production
company
Distributed byLondon Films
United Artists (US)
Release date
  • 22 December 1937 (1937-12-22) (London, UK)
Running time
77 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
LanguageEnglish

It was a loose remake of the 1933 German film And Who Is Kissing Me?

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ProductionEdit

The film's budget was approximately £80,000.[3] It was made at Denham Studios,[4] with sets designed by Vincent Korda.[1]

Critical receptionEdit

Allmovie wrote "British musical-comedy star Jack Hulbert...does not disappoint his fans."[2]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Paradise for Two (1937)". BFI.
  2. ^ a b "Gaiety Girls (1937) - Thornton Freeland | Synopsis, Characteristics, Moods, Themes and Related". AllMovie.
  3. ^ "AFI|Catalog". catalog.afi.com.
  4. ^ Wood p.96

BibliographyEdit

  • Wood, Linda. British Films 1927-1939. British Film Institute, 1986.

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