Brandy For The Parson. Image shows from L to R: Redworth (Michael Trubshawe), Bill Harper (James Donald), George Crumb (Charles Hawtrey), Petronilla Brand (Jean Lodge). Copyright: Group 3 Productions.

Brandy For The Parson

1952 British comedy film about a pair of unwitting smugglers. Stars James Donald, Kenneth More, Jean Lodge, Frederick Piper, Charles Hawtrey and others.

Cast & Crew

Main cast
James Donald Bill Harper
Kenneth More Tony Rackham
Jean Lodge Petronilla Brand
Frederick Piper Customs Inspector
Charles Hawtrey George Crumb
Michael Trubshawe Redworth
Arthur Wontner Major Glockleigh
Alfie Bass Dallyn
Wilfred Caithness Mr. Minch
Lionel Harris Mr. Frost
Richard Molinas Massaud
Reginald Beckwith Scout Master
Stanley Lemin Customs Officer
Frank Tickle Vicar
Walter Hodges Admiral Bargill
Hamlyn Benson Landlord
W.E. Holloway Chairman of the Bench
Wensley Pithey Circus Owner
Sam Kydd Lorry Driver
Patience Rentoul Yachtswoman
Grace Arnold Landlady
Amy Dalby Postmistress
Edmund Gray Photographer
Douglas Ives Farmer
Stanley Van Beers Mr. Lovegrove
Gaston Richer French Customs Officer
John Powe Whitey
Fred Dornom Boat Builder
Robert Hay-Smith Wolf Cub
Tony Lyons Boy Scout
Brian Weske Jackie
Andre Griveau French Waiter
Denzil Highmore Speed Cop
E.M. Smith Maid
Writing team
John Dighton Writer
W. L. Meade (as Walter Meade) Writer
Alfred Shaughnessy Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
John Eldridge Director
John Grierson Executive Producer
Geoffrey Household Creator
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