Old Mother Riley in Business
Old Mother Riley in Business is a 1941 British comedy film directed by John Baxter and starring Arthur Lucan, Kitty McShane and Cyril Chamberlain. It was the sixth in the long-running Old Mother Riley series of films. Old Mother Riley's pub faces competition from a large chain store nearby, causing her to declare war on it.
|Old Mother Riley in Business|
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|Directed by||John Baxter|
|Produced by||John Baxter|
|Written by||Geoffrey Orme|
|Story by||Roger Clegg|
Barbara K. Emary
|Starring||Arthur Lucan |
|Music by||Kennedy Russell|
|Edited by||Michael C. Chorlton|
|Distributed by||Butcher's Film Service|
|12 April 1941 (UK)|
Old Mother Riley comes to the rescue of local shopkeepers after a ruthless chain, "Golden Stores" makes its aggressive presence felt. The boisterous Irish washerwoman gives the chain stores boss a push into the river and soon finds herself a wanted woman, donning a nurse's outfit to escape from the hospital in which she is hiding.
- "BFI | Film & TV Database | Old Mother Riley in Business (1940)". Ftvdb.bfi.org.uk. 16 April 2009. Retrieved 25 February 2014.
- "Old Mother Riley In Business Review". Movies.tvguide.com. Retrieved 25 February 2014.