GenreComedy, Drama CinematographyPercy Strong LanguageEnglish
DirectorMaurice Elvey Story byEdward W. Townsend Duration CountryUnited Kingdom
WriterE.W. Townsend (novel) Release dateDecember 1928 (1928-12) CastChili Bouchier, Wally Patch, Cyril McLaglen, Mathilde Comont, Jerrold Robertshaw Related Maurice Elvey moviesSons of the Sea (1939), The Hound of the Baskervilles (1921), Medal for the General (1944)
You Know What Sailors Are is a 1928 British silent comedy drama film directed by Maurice Elvey and starring Alf Goddard, Cyril McLaglen and Chili Bouchier. The crews of British and Spanish ships enter into a bitter rivalry. It was made at Lime Grove Studios in Shepherd's Bush. The film is based on the novel A Light for his Pipe by E.W. Townsend.