Oswald Mitchell

Rose of Tralee (1937)

An Irish singer heads to America to seek fame and fortune. Once successful he returns home to search for his family.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Fred Conyngham  •  Dorothy Dare  •  Binkie Stuart  •  Kathleen O'Regan

An Irish singer heads to America to seek fame and fortune. Once successful he returns home to search for his family.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Fred Conyngham  •  Dorothy Dare  •  Binkie Stuart  •  Kathleen O'Regan

Old Mother Riley, MP (1939)

Old Mother Riley loses her laundry job and then battles her ex-boss in a parliamentary election.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Arthur Lucan  •  Kitty McShane  •  Torin Thatcher  •  Henry B. Longhurst

Old Mother Riley loses her laundry job and then battles her ex-boss in a parliamentary election.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Arthur Lucan  •  Kitty McShane  •  Torin Thatcher  •  Henry B. Longhurst

Sailors Don't Care (1940)

Boat building father and son join the river patrol service and get caught-up in a spy ring.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Tom Gamble  •  Edward Rigby  •  Jean Gillie  •  Michael Wilding

Boat building father and son join the river patrol service and get caught-up in a spy ring.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Tom Gamble  •  Edward Rigby  •  Jean Gillie  •  Michael Wilding

Mysterious Mr. Nicholson (1947)

A change in a will, a murder and a mysterious letter. The police look to a former cat burglar to aid them in the investigation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Anthony Hulme  •  Lesley Osmond  •  Frank Hawkins  •  Andrew Laurence

A change in a will, a murder and a mysterious letter. The police look to a former cat burglar to aid them in the investigation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Anthony Hulme  •  Lesley Osmond  •  Frank Hawkins  •  Andrew Laurence

The Dummy Talks (1943)

A ventriloquist is murdered during a theatre variety performance. A dwarf goes undercover as the dummy...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Jack Warner  •  Claude Hulbert  •  Beryl Orde  •  Derna Hazell

A ventriloquist is murdered during a theatre variety performance. A dwarf goes undercover as the dummy...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Jack Warner  •  Claude Hulbert  •  Beryl Orde  •  Derna Hazell

Asking for Trouble (1942)

A London fishmonger helps a young woman evade her unwanted upcoming marriage by pretending to be her fiancé, a big game hunter from Africa. Comedy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Max Miller  •  Carole Lynne  •  Mark Lester  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White

A London fishmonger helps a young woman evade her unwanted upcoming marriage by pretending to be her fiancé, a big game hunter from Africa. Comedy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Max Miller  •  Carole Lynne  •  Mark Lester  •  Wilfrid Hyde-White

Old Mother Riley Overseas (1943)

Mrs. Riley is tricked out of her licence for a pub and joins her daughter in Portugal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Arthur Lucan  •  Kitty McShane  •  Morris Harvey  •  Fred Kitchen

Mrs. Riley is tricked out of her licence for a pub and joins her daughter in Portugal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Arthur Lucan  •  Kitty McShane  •  Morris Harvey  •  Fred Kitchen

Danny Boy (1941)

A remake of Oswald Mitchell's own 1934 production, a story of Jayne Kaye (Ann Todd), a successful singer in America who returns to Britain during the Blitz to find her ex-husband and son who have fallen on hard times.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  David Farrar  •  Wilfrid Lawson  •  Ann Todd  •  Grant Tyler

A remake of Oswald Mitchell's own 1934 production, a story of Jayne Kaye (Ann Todd), a successful singer in America who returns to Britain during the Blitz to find her ex-husband and son who have fallen on hard times.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  David Farrar  •  Wilfrid Lawson  •  Ann Todd  •  Grant Tyler

The Greed of William Hart (1948)

Hart and Moore are grave-robbers who provide cadavers to the medical students of 19th-century Edinburgh. When the supply becomes low and demand still great, the two decide to create their own supply, a plan that proves profitable when they stick to vagrants, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Tod Slaughter  •  Henry Oscar  •  Jenny Lynn  •  Winifred Melville

Hart and Moore are grave-robbers who provide cadavers to the medical students of 19th-century Edinburgh. When the supply becomes low and demand still great, the two decide to create their own supply, a plan that proves profitable when they stick to vagrants, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Tod Slaughter  •  Henry Oscar  •  Jenny Lynn  •  Winifred Melville

Old Mother Riley in Paris (1938)

Old Mother Riley falls into money so goes to Paris, where she is mistaken for a spy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Arthur Lucan  •  Kitty McShane  •  Jerry Verno  •  Magda Kun

Old Mother Riley falls into money so goes to Paris, where she is mistaken for a spy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Arthur Lucan  •  Kitty McShane  •  Jerry Verno  •  Magda Kun

Bob's Your Uncle (1942)

Home guardsman Albert is in love with Dolly, the daughter of commanding officer Diehard. In order to impress her, Albert tries to raise funds to buy a tank for the village.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Albert Modley  •  Jean Colin  •  George Bolton  •  Wally Patch

Home guardsman Albert is in love with Dolly, the daughter of commanding officer Diehard. In order to impress her, Albert tries to raise funds to buy a tank for the village.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Albert Modley  •  Jean Colin  •  George Bolton  •  Wally Patch

Old Mother Riley (1937)

Old Mother Riley is a 1937 British comedy film directed by Oswald Mitchell and starring Arthur Lucan, Kitty McShane, Barbara Everest, Patrick Ludlow and Hubert Leslie. Mother Riley and her daughter stop the plans of some disinherited relatives to overturn the terms ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Arthur Lucan  •  Kitty McShane  •  Barbara Everest  •  Patrick Ludlow

Old Mother Riley is a 1937 British comedy film directed by Oswald Mitchell and starring Arthur Lucan, Kitty McShane, Barbara Everest, Patrick Ludlow and Hubert Leslie. Mother Riley and her daughter stop the plans of some disinherited relatives to overturn the terms ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Arthur Lucan  •  Kitty McShane  •  Barbara Everest  •  Patrick Ludlow

Black Memory (1947)

Cockney Danny Cruff is the son of a man wrongly accused of murder. Danny decides to solve the mystery himself by hobnobbing with London's underworld. To do this, he poses as a juvenile delinquent.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Michael Atkinson  •  Myra O'Connell  •  Michael Medwin  •  Frank Hawkins

Cockney Danny Cruff is the son of a man wrongly accused of murder. Danny decides to solve the mystery himself by hobnobbing with London's underworld. To do this, he poses as a juvenile delinquent.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Michael Atkinson  •  Myra O'Connell  •  Michael Medwin  •  Frank Hawkins

Stars on Parade (1936)

A rare chance to see some of the greatest acts from the Music Hall Years  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell  •  Challis Sanderson
CAST:  Syd Harrison  •  Max Harrison  •  Robb Wilton  •  Arthur Lucan

A rare chance to see some of the greatest acts from the Music Hall Years  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell  •  Challis Sanderson
CAST:  Syd Harrison  •  Max Harrison  •  Robb Wilton  •  Arthur Lucan

Shipmates o' Mine (1936)

A through-the-years story with songs and sentiments. A sailor rises from first officer to captain, gets married and has a son, but loses his command when his ship is rammed and the vessel is abandoned to save passengers. For years he lives in the countryside. Then ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  John Garrick  •  Jean Adrienne  •  Derek Blomfield  •  Mark Daly

A through-the-years story with songs and sentiments. A sailor rises from first officer to captain, gets married and has a son, but loses his command when his ship is rammed and the vessel is abandoned to save passengers. For years he lives in the countryside. Then ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  John Garrick  •  Jean Adrienne  •  Derek Blomfield  •  Mark Daly

Loyal Heart (1947)

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DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Percy Marmont  •  Harry Welchman  •  Patricia Marmont  •  Philip Kay

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DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Percy Marmont  •  Harry Welchman  •  Patricia Marmont  •  Philip Kay

House of Darkness (1948)

In this psychological thriller, an avaricious man covets his stepbrother's home. The greedy fellow knows that his stepbrother has a heart condition and so sets off a fatal attack by smashing a beloved violin. However, his actions do not come without a terrible price.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Laurence Harvey  •  Lesley Brook  •  John Stuart  •  George Melachrino

In this psychological thriller, an avaricious man covets his stepbrother's home. The greedy fellow knows that his stepbrother has a heart condition and so sets off a fatal attack by smashing a beloved violin. However, his actions do not come without a terrible price.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Laurence Harvey  •  Lesley Brook  •  John Stuart  •  George Melachrino

The Temptress (1949)

Film noir about a physician who sets aside his altruistic quest for a cure for polio when a femme fatale coerces him into murder and blackmail.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
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Film noir about a physician who sets aside his altruistic quest for a cure for polio when a femme fatale coerces him into murder and blackmail.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
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The Man from Yesterday (1949)

A psychic goes to the home of a woman who wants him to contact her dead fiancée, even though she has already remarried. Later, she ends up murdered! Soon the psychic points the finger at her jealous husband.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  John Stuart  •  Henry Oscar  •  Marie Burke  •  Gwyneth Vaughan

A psychic goes to the home of a woman who wants him to contact her dead fiancée, even though she has already remarried. Later, she ends up murdered! Soon the psychic points the finger at her jealous husband.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  John Stuart  •  Henry Oscar  •  Marie Burke  •  Gwyneth Vaughan

Old Mother Riley at Home (1945)

Old Mother Riley and her daughter's true love, Dan, go in search of Kitty who has run off with her new boyfriend to a gambling den.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Arthur Lucan  •  Kitty McShane  •  Freddie Forbes  •  Richard George

Old Mother Riley and her daughter's true love, Dan, go in search of Kitty who has run off with her new boyfriend to a gambling den.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Oswald Mitchell
CAST:  Arthur Lucan  •  Kitty McShane  •  Freddie Forbes  •  Richard George