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    Thanks for the terrific recommendations! I appreciate them very much.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Steve Crook

    Basically, any other film with Alastair Sim in it - his performances were always a work of genius



    Even when he's only in the film for a short while, like in Hue and Cry (1947) or London Belongs to Me (1948) then Alastair's performance lifts the whole film to another level



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    yes I would agree with Steve, Alastair Sim enhances any film that he is in.

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    Quote Originally Posted by stevie boy

    yes I would agree with Steve, Alastair Sim enhances any film that he is in.
    He's only in it briefly, and in a very non-PC role, but Alastair does a wonderful conman double act with Aubrey Mather in Man in the Mirror (1936).

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lisa-Lou View Post
    It's the only Alistair Sim film that I've seen where he is upstaged - by John Laurie.
    It's difficult to criticise any aspect of this classic British film - but I found John Laurie's performance too ratty and too cantankerous.

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