GenreComedy Running time1h 25m Story byGlenn Melvyn LanguageEnglish
Release date1955 WriterGlenn Melvyn (additional dialogue), Glenn Melvyn (play), Geoffrey Orme (screenplay) CastArthur Askey (Bill Brown), Glenn Melvyn (Wally Binns), Thora Hird (Sal Brown), Shirley Eaton (Rose Brown) Similar moviesArthur Askey and others appear in The Love Match and Ramsbottom Rides Again
The Love Match is a 1955 British black and white comedy film directed by David Paltenghi and starring Arthur Askey, Glenn Melvyn, Thora Hird and Shirley Eaton. Two football-mad railway engine drivers are desperate to get back in time to see a match. It was based on the 1953 play by Glenn Melvyn, one of the stars of the film. A TV spin-off series Love and Kisses, appeared later in 1955.