Missing, Believed Married
Missing, Believed Married is a 1937 British comedy film directed by John Paddy Carstairs and starring Wally Patch, Julian Vedey and Hazel Terry. It was a quota quickie made at Pinewood Studios. A young heiress is almost tricked into marriage by a fortune hunter.
|Missing, Believed Married|
|Directed by||John Paddy Carstairs|
|Produced by||Anthony Havelock-Allan|
|Screenplay by||A.R. Rawlinson (& original story)|
|Starring||Wally Patch |
|Edited by||Lister Laurance|
|Distributed by||Paramount British Pictures (UK)|
|24 September 1937 (London) (UK)|
The film's sets were designed by Wilfred Arnold.
When young Heiress Hermione Blakiston discovers that the count she was engaged to is a fortune-hunting imposter, she runs away. Concussion to the head during a street brawl leaves Hermione with amnesia, but she is rescued and taken in by street vendors Flatiron and Mario. When the count appears on the scene once more and tricks Hermione into going to Paris with him, her new friends follow and rescue her again.
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