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Title of the Film ALIVE AND KICKING
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Release 1959
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 95
Length (in meters) 2607
Colour b/w
Genre Comedy
Based on/Source  
Production Companies Diador Film Productions, Associated British Picture Corporation
Producer(s) Victor Skutezky
Director Cyril Frankel
Cast Sybil Thorndike, Kathleen Harrison, Estelle Winwood, Stanley Holloway, Eric Pohlmann
Literature Kinematograph Weekly, 25 December 1958
Monthly Film Bulletin, February 1959
Times, 11 June 1959
Spectator, 19 June 1959
Variety, 24 June 1959
Picturegoer, 22 August 1959
Special notes Scenario editor: Frederick Gotfurt

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