DirectorBasil Dean, Graham Cutts WriterBasil Dean, Brock Williams, Archie Pitt Release dateSeptember 1932 (1932-09) CastGracie Fields (Gracie), Richard Dolman (Laurie), Julian Rose (Oscar Schultz) ScreenplayBasil Dean, Archie Pitt, Brock Williams Similar moviesRelated Basil Dean movies
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Looking on The Bright Side is a 1932 British musical comedy film It was directed by Graham Cutts and Basil Dean and starring Gracie Fields, Richard Dolman, and Betty Shale.
Gracie (Fields) and Laurie (Dolman) are lovers who together form a musical act. Gracie sings and Laurie writes the songs, but when Laurie gets a taste of fame, he runs off after a glamorous actress.
Gracie Fields as Gracie
Richard Dolman as Laurie
Julian Rose as Oscar Schultz
Wyn Richmond as Josie Joy
Tony De Lungo as Delmonico
Betty Shale as Hetty Hunt
Viola Compton as Police Sergeant
Bettina Montahners as Bettina
Charles Farrell as Released criminal
This film is currently available as part of the Gracie Fields collector's edition which, in addition to this film, includes the films Sally in Our Alley (1931), Love, Life and Laughter (1934), Sing As We Go (1934), Look Up and Laugh (1935), Queen of Hearts (1936) and The Show Goes On (1937), these are on 4 discs. Two films each on three of the discs with the other film on disc four.