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.[1] 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 byMaurice Elvey
Produced byJulius Hagen
Written byDion Boucicault (play)
H. Fowler Mear
StarringJohn Garrick
Gina Malo
Leslie Perrins
Stanley Holloway
Music byW.L. Trytel
CinematographySydney Blythe
William Luff
Edited byJack Harris
Distributed byAssociated Producers & Distributors
Release date
13 August 1934
Running time
88 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom


In Ireland a poor aristocrat hires a half-wit to drown his secret wife so he can wed an heiress.



  1. Wood p.78


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

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