Country United Kingdom
|Director John Baxter|
|Release date 9 March 1940 (UK)|
Writer Bridget Boland (screenplay), Bridget Boland (story), Austin Melford
Directors John Baxter, , Wallace Orton
Cast Tommy Trinder, Jean Colin, Anthony Hulme, Charles Victor, Edward Lexy, Marjorie Browne, Ida Barr
Similar movies Ramsbottom Rides Again (1955), Love on the Dole (1941), Let the People Sing (1942)
Laugh It Off is a 1940 British musical comedy film directed by John Baxter and Wallace Orton and starring Tommy Trinder, Jean Colin, Anthony Hulme and Marjorie Browne. It was made at Walton Studios with November 1939 just after the outbreak of war.
At the start of World War II, Concert party entertainer Tommy Towers is drafted into service. He immediately gets on the wrong side of commanding officer Sergeant Major Slaughter, but after saving the camp show with his show business expertise, Tommy is granted a commission.
TV Guide called it "a fairly entertaining effort."
ReferencesLaugh It Off (1940 film) Wikipedia
Laugh It Off (1940 film) IMDb