WriterWilliam Darlington, Blanche McIntosh Release dateMay 1920 CastGerald Ames (Lt Denis Allen), Leslie Henson (Alf Higgins), Jean Cadell (Vicars wife), Alma Taylor (Liz), James Carew (Eustace) Related Cecil Hepworth moviesAlice in Wonderland (1903), Rescued by Rover (1905), How It Feels to Be Run Over (1900)
Alf's Button is a 1920 British silent comedy film directed by Cecil Hepworth and starring Leslie Henson, Alma Taylor and Gerald Ames. It was based on the novel Alf's Button by William Darlington. The film is about a British soldier who discovers a magic coat button which summons a genie to grant his various wishes. It was remade as a sound film in 1930.