Lily of Killarney (1934 film)
Lily of Killarney is a 1934 British musical film directed by Maurice Elvey and starring John Garrick, Gina Malo and Leslie Perrins. The film was made at Twickenham Studios. It is based on the play The Colleen Bawn by the Irish writer Dion Boucicault. The film's sets were designed by the art director James A. Carter.
|Lily of Killarney|
|Directed by||Maurice Elvey|
|Produced by||Julius Hagen|
|Written by||Dion Boucicault (play) |
H. Fowler Mear
|Starring||John Garrick |
|Music by||W.L. Trytel|
|Cinematography||Sydney Blythe |
|Edited by||Jack Harris|
|Distributed by||Associated Producers & Distributors|
|13 August 1934|
In Ireland a poor aristocrat hires a half-wit to drown his secret wife so he can wed an heiress.
- John Garrick as Sir Patrick Cregeen
- Gina Malo as Eileen O'Connor
- Leslie Perrins as Sir James Corrigan
- Dennis Hoey as Myles-Na-Coppaleen
- Stanley Holloway as Father O'Flynn
- Sara Allgood as Mrs. O'Connor
- D.J. Williams as Danny Mann
- Hughes Macklin as Shan, the shepherd
- John Mortimer as Tim O'Brien
- Dorothy Boyd as Norah Cregeen
- Pat Noonan as Chief Constable James Collins
- A. Bromley Davenport as Lord Kenmore
- Pat Williams
- Percy Honri
- Pamela May as Ann Chute
- Wood p.78
- Low, Rachael. Filmmaking in 1930s Britain. George Allen & Unwin, 1985.
- Wood, Linda. British Films, 1927-1939. British Film Institute, 1986.