Splinters in the Air (aka, Splinters In The Air Force) is a 1937 British comedy film directed by Alfred J. Goulding and starring Sydney Howard and Richard Hearne. It is a loose sequel to the films Splinters (1929) and Splinters in the Navy (1931). It was made at Pinewood Studios.
|Splinters in the Air|
|Directed by||Alfred J. Goulding|
|Written by||K. R. G. Brown|
|Screenplay by||Bert Lee |
|Story by||K. R. G. Brown|
|Produced by||Herbert Wilcox|
|Edited by||Jill Irving |
|Distributed by||General Film Distributors|
An inventor is mistaken for his twin brother, and is forced to take his brother's place in the Royal Air Force.
- Sydney Howard as George Metcalfe / Sydney Metcalfe
- Richard Hearne as Sgt. Hearne
- Stuart Robertson as Sgt. Robertson
- Ralph Reader as Sgt. Reader
- Ellen Pollock as Charles' Wife
- D.A. Clarke-Smith as Warrant Officer
- Franklyn Bellamy as Charles - the C.O.
- Ronald Ward as Richards
- Binkie Stuart as Mary Dunwoody
- Lew Lake as Lew - the Stage Manager
- Geraldine Hislop as Maid
- Wood p.92
- Low, Rachael. Filmmaking in 1930s Britain. George Allen & Unwin, 1985.
- Wood, Linda. British Films, 1927-1939. British Film Institute, 1986.