1955 The Lyons in Paris

The Lyons in Paris – 1955

Alternative Title: The Lyons Abraod

A Hammer production released by Exclusive Films 
Copyright MCMLIV by Exclusive Films Ltd.
RCA Sound Recording 
Produced at Southall Studios, England

Black & White 81 minutes


As a wedding anniversary surprise for Bebe, Ben takes the family on a trip to Paris. Once there, the atmosphere of the romantic capital of the world weaves its own special magic which, this being the Lyons family, only results in one disaster after another and a series of misunderstandings leading to Ben having to take part in a duel over another woman!


Production Manager
Assistant Director
Art Director
Hair Stylist
Model Clothes by
Camera Operator
Photographed by
Music Directed by
Composed by
Screenplay by
From the B.B.C. Radio Series by
Produced by
Directed by

 “Freddie” Pearson
Rene Dupont
Wilfred Arnold
Douglas Myers
C.T. Mason
Renee Glynne
Phil Leakey
Nina Broe
Molly Arbuthnot
Len Harris
Walter Harvey, BSc
Philip Martell
Bruce Campbell
Val Guest
Bebe Daniels, Bill Harding and Bob Block
Robert Dunbar
Val Guest 


 Mr Wimple
Mrs Wimple
Colonel Price
Captain Le Grand
Fifi La Fleur
and with
Ben Lyon
Bebe Daniels Lyon
Barbara Lyon
Richard Lyon

Horace Percival
Molly Weir
Doris Rogers
Gwen Lewis
Hugh Morton
Reginald Beckwith
Martine Alexis
Pierre Dudan and Dino Galvani
Ben Lyon
Bebe Daniels Lyon
Barbara Lyon
Richard Lyon 


Philip Martell gets his first credit for Hammer with this film. Later on, he succeeded John Hollingsworth and became the Company’s chief Musical Director, a position he then held right through to Hammer’s last cinema film, “The Lady Vanishes” (1979).

Details were complied viewing the actual film. 
Source of viewing copy – The Hammer Graveyard Collection