The Big Noise (1936 British film)
The Big Noise is a 1936 British musical comedy film directed by Alex Bryce and starring Alastair Sim, Norah Howard and Fred Duprez. The film was a quota quickie made at Wembley Studios by the Hollywood studio Fox's British subsidiary.
|The Big Noise|
|Directed by||Alex Bryce|
|Produced by||John Findlay|
|Written by||Gerard Fairlie |
|Starring||Alastair Sim |
|Music by||Colin Wark|
|Distributed by||Fox Film Company|
A clerk in an oil company is promoted in order to make him the fall guy for a series of illegal transactions that have brought it to the brink of ruin, but instead manages to turn the business around
- Wood p.89
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