Jack Hulbert

Jack Hulbert was an English actor. After a very successful career on the stage he made his debut was in 'Elstree Calling; in 1930, in which he appeared with his wife, Cicely Courtneidge. He made his last appearance in the Lulu-vehicle 'The Cherry Picker' in 1974. He was the brother of actor Claude Hulbert.

The Magic Box (1951)

Now old, ill, poor, and largely forgotten, William Freise-Greene was once very different. As young and handsome William Green he changed his name to include his first wife's so that it sounded more impressive for the photographic portrait work he was so good at. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Boulting
CAST:  Robert Donat  •  Margaret Johnston  •  Maria Schell  •  Richard Attenborough

Now old, ill, poor, and largely forgotten, William Freise-Greene was once very different. As young and handsome William Green he changed his name to include his first wife's so that it sounded more impressive for the photographic portrait work he was so good at. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Boulting
CAST:  Robert Donat  •  Margaret Johnston  •  Maria Schell  •  Richard Attenborough

Bulldog Jack (1935)

While filling in for injured supersleuth Bulldog Drummond (Atholl Fleming), world-class cricket player Jack Pennington (Jack Hulbert) attempts to foil a criminal mastermind's (Ralph Richardson) impending heist that's targeting a valuable jewel necklace held within ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Walter Forde
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Fay Wray  •  Ralph Richardson  •  Claude Hulbert

While filling in for injured supersleuth Bulldog Drummond (Atholl Fleming), world-class cricket player Jack Pennington (Jack Hulbert) attempts to foil a criminal mastermind's (Ralph Richardson) impending heist that's targeting a valuable jewel necklace held within ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Walter Forde
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Fay Wray  •  Ralph Richardson  •  Claude Hulbert

Paradise for Two (1937)

A chorus girl is mistaken for a millionaire's girlfriend.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thornton Freeland
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Patricia Ellis  •  Arthur Riscoe  •  Googie Withers

A chorus girl is mistaken for a millionaire's girlfriend.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thornton Freeland
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Patricia Ellis  •  Arthur Riscoe  •  Googie Withers

The Camels Are Coming (1934)

A British officer in the Camel Corps in Egypt goes undercover to investigate a gang of drug smugglers. He enlists the aid of a female pilot to help break up the gang.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson  •  Tim Whelan
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Anna Lee  •  Hartley Power  •  Harold Huth

A British officer in the Camel Corps in Egypt goes undercover to investigate a gang of drug smugglers. He enlists the aid of a female pilot to help break up the gang.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson  •  Tim Whelan
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Anna Lee  •  Hartley Power  •  Harold Huth

Miss Tulip Stays the Night (1955)

Gorgeous Kate Dax (Diana Dors) and her crime-writer husband, Andrew (Patrick Holt), investigate the murder of eccentric spinster Miss Tulip (Cicely Courtneidge) at a remote country cottage.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Arliss
CAST:  Diana Dors  •  Patrick Holt  •  Jack Hulbert  •  Cicely Courtneidge

Gorgeous Kate Dax (Diana Dors) and her crime-writer husband, Andrew (Patrick Holt), investigate the murder of eccentric spinster Miss Tulip (Cicely Courtneidge) at a remote country cottage.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Arliss
CAST:  Diana Dors  •  Patrick Holt  •  Jack Hulbert  •  Cicely Courtneidge

The Ghost Train (1931)

The Ghost Train is a 1931 British comedy thriller film directed by Walter Forde and starring Jack Hulbert, Cicely Courtneidge and Ann Todd. It is based on the play The Ghost Train by Arnold Ridley. The film's art direction is by Walter Murton. Only five reels of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Walter Forde
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Cicely Courtneidge  •  Ann Todd  •  Cyril Raymond

The Ghost Train is a 1931 British comedy thriller film directed by Walter Forde and starring Jack Hulbert, Cicely Courtneidge and Ann Todd. It is based on the play The Ghost Train by Arnold Ridley. The film's art direction is by Walter Murton. Only five reels of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Walter Forde
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Cicely Courtneidge  •  Ann Todd  •  Cyril Raymond

The Spider's Web (1960)

Mystery film based on an Agatha Christie story.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Godfrey Grayson
CAST:  Glynis Johns  •  John Justin  •  Jack Hulbert  •  Cicely Courtneidge

Mystery film based on an Agatha Christie story.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Godfrey Grayson
CAST:  Glynis Johns  •  John Justin  •  Jack Hulbert  •  Cicely Courtneidge

Sunshine Susie (1931)

Sunshine Susie was a remake of the German film The Private Secretary, and retained many of the originals general characteristics. Renete Muller who starred in the original, was again cast as the country girl seeking fame and fortune in the big city. She takes a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Victor Saville
CAST:  Renate Müller  •  Jack Hulbert  •  Owen Nares  •  Morris Harvey

Sunshine Susie was a remake of the German film The Private Secretary, and retained many of the originals general characteristics. Renete Muller who starred in the original, was again cast as the country girl seeking fame and fortune in the big city. She takes a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Victor Saville
CAST:  Renate Müller  •  Jack Hulbert  •  Owen Nares  •  Morris Harvey

Into the Blue (1950)

Enjoying a holiday in the sun, Mr and Mrs Fergusson are relaxing on board a chartered yacht off the coast of France - their only crew, the skipper-owner and his adopted daughter. On taking a turn around the deck, Mr Fergusson is rather put-out to discover a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Herbert Wilcox
CAST:  Michael Wilding  •  Odile Versois  •  Jack Hulbert  •  Constance Cummings

Enjoying a holiday in the sun, Mr and Mrs Fergusson are relaxing on board a chartered yacht off the coast of France - their only crew, the skipper-owner and his adopted daughter. On taking a turn around the deck, Mr Fergusson is rather put-out to discover a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Herbert Wilcox
CAST:  Michael Wilding  •  Odile Versois  •  Jack Hulbert  •  Constance Cummings

Kate Plus Ten (1938)

Kate is secretary to Lord Flamborough. But she is also leader of a criminal gang. Can Mike Pemberton catch her red-handed?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Reginald Denham
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Genevieve Tobin  •  Noel Madison  •  Francis L. Sullivan

Kate is secretary to Lord Flamborough. But she is also leader of a criminal gang. Can Mike Pemberton catch her red-handed?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Reginald Denham
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Genevieve Tobin  •  Noel Madison  •  Francis L. Sullivan

Love on Wheels (1932)

A department store assistant becomes publicity conscious.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Victor Saville
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Leonora Corbett  •  Gordon Harker  •  Edmund Gwenn

A department store assistant becomes publicity conscious.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Victor Saville
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Leonora Corbett  •  Gordon Harker  •  Edmund Gwenn

Falling for You (1933)

In this comedy, two rival reporters vie for the scoop on the whereabouts of a missing heiress. They find her in Switzerland. One of the journalists falls in love with her and saves her from marrying an aristocrat. His rival gets to write the story as a consolation ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson  •  Jack Hulbert
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Cicely Courtneidge  •  Tamara Desni  •  Garry Marsh

In this comedy, two rival reporters vie for the scoop on the whereabouts of a missing heiress. They find her in Switzerland. One of the journalists falls in love with her and saves her from marrying an aristocrat. His rival gets to write the story as a consolation ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson  •  Jack Hulbert
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Cicely Courtneidge  •  Tamara Desni  •  Garry Marsh

Jack Ahoy (1934)

A song and dance comedy in which Jack Hulbert plays an incompetent sailor.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Walter Forde
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Nancy O'Neil  •  Alfred Drayton  •  Tamara Desni

A song and dance comedy in which Jack Hulbert plays an incompetent sailor.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Walter Forde
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Nancy O'Neil  •  Alfred Drayton  •  Tamara Desni

Jack's the Boy (1932)

With a title like Jack's the Boy, is it any surprise that the star of this breezy quota quickie is British music-hall favorite Jack Hulbert? The star plays the son of a celebrated Scotland Yard detective, who joins the force in hopes of following his father's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Walter Forde
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Cicely Courtneidge  •  Winifred Shotter  •  Francis Lister

With a title like Jack's the Boy, is it any surprise that the star of this breezy quota quickie is British music-hall favorite Jack Hulbert? The star plays the son of a celebrated Scotland Yard detective, who joins the force in hopes of following his father's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Walter Forde
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Cicely Courtneidge  •  Winifred Shotter  •  Francis Lister

Under Your Hat (1940)

In pre-Second World War England, a leading film star and his wife attempt to recover a secret carburetor stolen by enemy agents. Based on a popular stage musical starring Hulbert and Courtneidge, a husband-and-wife team who had made a series of successful comedy ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Maurice Elvey
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Cicely Courtneidge  •  Austin Trevor  •  Cecil Parker

In pre-Second World War England, a leading film star and his wife attempt to recover a secret carburetor stolen by enemy agents. Based on a popular stage musical starring Hulbert and Courtneidge, a husband-and-wife team who had made a series of successful comedy ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Maurice Elvey
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Cicely Courtneidge  •  Austin Trevor  •  Cecil Parker

The Cherry Picker (1974)

American V.I.P James Burn II finds his son James Burn III (Bob Sherman) leading a giant "sleep-in" that has taken over Windsor Castle. He hires Nancy (Lulu) to get him out of the castle and into work. With the help of her crazy eccentric father, (Wilfred ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Curran
CAST:  Lulu  •  Bob Sherman  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White  •  Spike Milligan

American V.I.P James Burn II finds his son James Burn III (Bob Sherman) leading a giant "sleep-in" that has taken over Windsor Castle. He hires Nancy (Lulu) to get him out of the castle and into work. With the help of her crazy eccentric father, (Wilfred ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Curran
CAST:  Lulu  •  Bob Sherman  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White  •  Spike Milligan

Not Now Darling (1973)

A married British furrier gives a mobster's mistress a cheap mink coat.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ray Cooney  •  David Croft
CAST:  Leslie Phillips  •  Julie Ege  •  Ray Cooney  •  Barbara Windsor

A married British furrier gives a mobster's mistress a cheap mink coat.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ray Cooney  •  David Croft
CAST:  Leslie Phillips  •  Julie Ege  •  Ray Cooney  •  Barbara Windsor

Elstree Calling (1930)

A series of 19 musical and comedy "vaudeville" sketches presented in the form of a live television broadcast hosted by Tommy Handley (as himself).  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock  •  Jack Hulbert  •  André Charlot  •  Adrian Brunel  •  Paul Murray
CAST:  Anna May Wong  •  Will Fyffe  •  Lily Morris  •  Gordon Begg

A series of 19 musical and comedy "vaudeville" sketches presented in the form of a live television broadcast hosted by Tommy Handley (as himself).  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alfred Hitchcock  •  Jack Hulbert  •  André Charlot  •  Adrian Brunel  •  Paul Murray
CAST:  Anna May Wong  •  Will Fyffe  •  Lily Morris  •  Gordon Begg

Happy Ever After (1932)

Two window cleaners help a girl who is trying to get to Hollywood.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson  •  Paul Martin
CAST:  Lilian Harvey  •  Jack Hulbert  •  Cicely Courtneidge  •  Sonnie Hale

Two window cleaners help a girl who is trying to get to Hollywood.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson  •  Paul Martin
CAST:  Lilian Harvey  •  Jack Hulbert  •  Cicely Courtneidge  •  Sonnie Hale

Jack of All Trades (1936)

In this he's on the dole, hungry and ready to do any job but quickly light-heartedly scams his way into society and a highly regarded position at a bank next to the beleaguered Robertson Hare. Here he invents a fraudulent business plan (Merrivale - you remember it ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson  •  Jack Hulbert
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Gina Malo  •  Robertson Hare  •  Cecil Parker

In this he's on the dole, hungry and ready to do any job but quickly light-heartedly scams his way into society and a highly regarded position at a bank next to the beleaguered Robertson Hare. Here he invents a fraudulent business plan (Merrivale - you remember it ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Stevenson  •  Jack Hulbert
CAST:  Jack Hulbert  •  Gina Malo  •  Robertson Hare  •  Cecil Parker