A Man's Affair

A Man's Affair is a 1949 British comedy film directed by Jay Lewis and starring Hamish Menzies, Cliff Gordon and Diana Decker.[1] It was made as a second feature, and released by Exclusive Films. Both Lewis and most of his crew were former members of the Army Kinematograph Service.[2]

A Man's Affair
Directed byJay Lewis
Produced byJay Lewis
Written byJay Lewis
Harold Stewart
StarringHamish Menzies
Cliff Gordon
Diana Decker
Music byJohn Bath
CinematographyNorman Johnson
Douglas Ransom
Edited byFrancis Edge
Concord Productions
Distributed byExclusive Films
Release date
Running time
62 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom

The film portrays a pair of coal miners who meets some holidaying girls in the Kent resort of Ramsgate.


  • Hamish Menzies as Jim
  • Cliff Gordon as Ted
  • Diana Decker as Sheila
  • Joan Dowling as Joan
  • Wallas Eaton as Leonard
  • Joyce Linden as Phyl
  • Toke Townley as Mike
  • Verne Morgan as Sidney
  • D.L. Davies as Evan Davies
  • Malcolm Thomas as Joe Davies
  • Jack Vyvian as George
  • Farnham Baxter as Herbert
  • David Keir as Curly
  • Peter Lewis as Ernie
  • Pat Nye as Mrs. Mustard


  1. Palmer p.188
  2. Chibnall & MacFarlane p.36


  • Chibnall, Steve & McFarlane, Brian. The British 'B' Film. Palgrave MacMillan, 2009.
  • Palmer, Scott. British Film Actors' Credits, 1895-1987. McFarland, 1998.

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