Curtain Up. Image shows from L to R: Jerry Winterton (Michael Medwin), Avis (Joan Rice). Copyright: Rank Organisation / ITV Studios.

Curtain Up

1952 British comedy film about a small theatre company. Stars Robert Morley, Margaret Rutherford, Kay Kendall, Michael Medwin, Olive Sloane and others.

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Cast & Crew

Main cast
Robert Morley Mr. W. Harry Dermont Blacker
Margaret Rutherford Catherine Beckwith
Kay Kendall Sandra
Michael Medwin Jerry Winterton
Olive Sloane Maude
Liam Gaffney Norwood Bellamy
Lloyd Lamble Jackson
Charlotte Mitchell Daphne
Charles Lamb George
Constance Lorne Sarah Stebbins
Maggie Hanley (as Margaret Avery) Mary
Stringer Davis Vicar
Joan Hickson Landlady
John Cazabon Mr Stebbings
Diana Calderwood Scenic Artist
Joan Rice Avis
Writing team
Philip King Writer
Michael Pertwee Writer (Adapted By)
Jack Davies Writer (Adapted By)
Production team
Ralph Smart Director
Robert Garrett Producer
Douglas Robertson Editor
Geoffrey Drake Production Designer
Malcolm Arnold Composer
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