Splinters (1929 film)

Splinters is a 1929 British musical comedy based on the stage revue Splinters. It was British & Dominions Film Corporation's first all-talking release filmed entirely in the UK. The revue tells the story of the origin of the concert party Splinters created by UK soldiers in France in 1915. The film was followed by two sequels, Splinters in the Navy (1931) and Splinters in the Air (1937).[1][2]

Directed byJack Raymond
Written byW. P. Lipscomb
Produced byHerbert Wilcox
StarringSydney Howard
Nelson Keys
Carroll Gibbons
CinematographyDavid Kesson
Distributed byWoolf & Freedman Film Service
Release date
  • 23 December 1929 (1929-12-23)
Running time
82 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom



  1. ^ "Splinters". silentera.con. Retrieved 9 September 2018.
  2. ^ "Splinters (1929)". Movies & TV Dept. The New York Times. Baseline & All Movie Guide. 2014. Archived from the original on 4 March 2014. Retrieved 26 January 2014.

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