The Pride of the Force

The Pride of the Force is a 1933 British comedy film directed by Norman Lee and starring Leslie Fuller, Patrick Aherne, Faith Bennett and Hal Gordon.[1] The plot concerns a farmworker who inadvertently becomes the pride of the Metropolitan Police force.

The Pride of the Force
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Directed byNorman Lee
Written bySyd Courtenay
Lola Harvey
Norman Lee
Arthur B. Woods
Produced byNorman Lee
StarringLeslie Fuller
Patrick Aherne
Faith Bennett
CinematographyClaude Friese-Greene
Edited byEdward B. Jarvis
Music byIdris Lewis
Distributed byWardour Films
Release date
Running time
75 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom

Produced by British International Pictures as part of a series of vehicles for the music hall star Leslie Fuller, it was shot at the company's Elstree Studios.[2] The film's sets were designed by the art director John Mead.



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  2. ^ Wood p.79


  • Low, Rachael. Filmmaking in 1930s Britain. George Allen & Unwin, 1985.
  • Wood, Linda. British Films, 1927-1939. British Film Institute, 1986.

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