The Foreman Went To France. Tommy Hoskins (Tommy Trinder). Copyright: Ealing Studios / STUDIOCANAL
The Foreman Went To France

The Foreman Went To France

  • 1942 film

Wartime propaganda film with a comic edge, about a mission venturing deep into France as the Nazis push forward. Stars Tommy Trinder, Constance Cummings, Clifford Evans, Robert Morley, Gordon Jackson and more.

Key cast & crew credits

Tommy Trinder Tommy Hoskins
Constance Cummings Anne Stanford
Clifford Evans Fred Garrick
Robert Morley Mayor
Gordon Jackson Alastair 'Jock' MacFarlane
Ernest Milton Stationmaster
Charles Victor Jim, Roof Spotter
John Williams 'English Army Captain'
Paul Bonifas Prefect
Anita Palacine Barmaid
Francis L. Sullivan (as Fran├žois Sully) French Skipper
Owen Reynolds Collins, Works Manager
Ronald Adam Sir Charles Fawcett
Bill Blewett Roof Spotter
Mervyn Johns Passport Official
Eric Maturin Home Office Official
John Boxer Ministry of Home Security Official
Blewett Nun
Guy Mas French Sergeant
Tony Ainsley American Ambulance Driver
Thora Hird Barmaid
Michele Forbes-Fraser Marie
Edward Lisle Georges
Irene Kirrilloff Gabrielle
Robert Bendall Henri
Madeleine Rive Jacqueline
Nova Horman Denise
Writing team
Angus MacPhail Writer
John Dighton Writer
Leslie Arliss Writer
Diana Morgan Writer
J. B. Priestley Story
Production team
Charles Frend Director
Michael Balcon Producer
Alberto Cavalcanti (as Cavalcanti) Associate Producer
Robert Hamer Editor
Tom Morahan Production Designer
Wilkie Cooper Director of Photography
William Walton Composer
Ernest Irving Musical Director
Ronald Brantford 1st Assistant Director

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