Christmas and vintage films

Christmas and vintage films

This is a great time to be a vintage film buff with so many great films on telly. My taste for old vintage films...

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Will Hay Movie review

Goose Steps Out was a wartime morale-boosting picture. The plot is: Dr Potts (Hay) looks like a highly-regarded German spy, caught in Britain. He...

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Moore Marriott

Moore Marriott, born George Moore-Marriott and blessed with dark, curly hair, made his first stage appearance at the age of 5 as a boy...

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Graham Moffatt (1919–1965

For all the films that Graham Moffatt worked on, about half were with Will Hay, in his Billy-Bunter style persona. His first with Hay...

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revive Will Hay’s films

revive Will Hay’s films

Remakes of Will Hay Films A few people have thought that they could revive Will Hay’s films by remaking them. However, lacking Will Hay...

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Gainsborough Studios

  Gainsborough Studios   The building was originally a power station for the Metropolitan Railway. It was converted into studios in the 1920s where...

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Oh my porter

The combination of old movies and old trains means that some items in the Will Hay catalogue receive, perhaps, greater attention than others. The...

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Will Hay

Will Hay

Will Hay films This page is dedicated to Will Hay, Britain’s greatest film comedian NEXT TRAINS GONE How many times have we said what...

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