‘Look Up And Laugh’



  • Gracie Fields – Gracie Pearson
  • Alfred Drayton – Belfer
  • Douglas Wakefield – Joe Chirk
  • Billy Nelson – Alf Chirk
  • Harry Tate – Turnpenny
  • Huntley Wright – Ketley
  • Vivien Leigh – Marjorie Belfer
  • Tommy Fields – Sidney Pearson
  • Robb Wilton – Mayor
  • Writers: J.B. Priestley, Gordon Wellesley (script)
  • Story: J.B. Priestley
  • Director: Basil Dean
  • Producer: Basil Dean
  • Original Music: Ernest Irving
  • Cinematography: Robert Martin
  • Art Direction: J. Elder Wills

Sheet Music

Songs: Look Up and Laugh – Anna from Anacapresi – Love is everywhere – Shall I be an Old Man’s Darling

Gracie Pearson rallies fellow stall-holders at a Birkenhead Market to prevent its takeover and demolition by a department store chain. Much hilarity ensues on the journey, including a boxing match in the Mayors Office, and Gracie in a gyrocopter !!!