1936 Sporting Love

Sporting Love – 1936

A British Lion Picture. A Hammer Production
Produced at British Lion Studios, Beaconsfield
Distributed throughout the United Kingdom and Irish Free State by British Lion Film Corporation Ltd. &6-78 Wardour St., London, W1. S.W.Smith Managing Director

Black & White 67 mins


Musical farce of two brothers in a continual trough of financial depression.


Production Supervisor H. Fraser Passmore
Scenario Fenn Sherie and Ingram D’Abbes
Art Directors Norman Arnold and J Elder Wills (as Bunty Wills)
Assistant Director Parry Davis

Photography Eric Cross
Film Editor Hugh Stewart
Sound Engineers Harold King and York Scarlett
Adapted by Fenn Sherie & Ingram D’Abbes
From the play by Stanley Lupino
Directed by J. Elder Wells



Percy Brace Stanley Lupino
Peter Brace Laddie Cliff
Maude Dane Eda Peel
Nellie Gray Lu Ann Meredith
Gerald Dane Bobbie Comber
Lord Dimsdale Henry Carlisle
Aunt Fanny Clarissa Selwynne
Wilfred Wimple Wyn Weaver
Maid Merle Tottenham



Based on the musical “Sporting Life” which was writtted by Stanley Lupino. Merle Tottenham also appeared in Hammer’s “Room to Let” 1950.

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