WriterW.A. Darlington, Marriott Edgar, Val Guest, Ralph Smart Release dateJuly 1938 GenresComedy, Fantasy, Parody, Adventure Film, Slapstick CastBud Flanagan (Alf Higgins), Chesney Allen (Ches), Jimmy Nervo (Cecil), Teddy Knox (Teddy), Charlie Naughton (Charlie), Jimmy Gold (Jimmy) Similar movies1001 Nights, The Outing, Cheeky, Anger Management, All Ladies Do It, Knock Knock
Alf's Button Afloat is a 1938 British comedy film directed by Marcel Varnel and starring Bud Flanagan, Chesney Allen, Jimmy Nervo, Alastair Sim and Peter Gawthorne. In the film, the Crazy Gang go to sea, where one of them discovers a button on his uniform is made from the metal of Aladdin's lamp. The film parodies the 1920 novel Alf's Button by W.A. Darlington and its subsequent film adaptations.