|Bed and Breakfast|
|Directed by||Walter Forde|
|Written by||Sidney Gilliat|
|Based on||Bed and Breakfast|
by Frederick Whitney
|Produced by||L'Estrange Fawcett|
|Starring|| Jane Baxter |
|Distributed by||Gaumont British Distributors|
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Thought to have been lost, the film was found as a result of a 1992 British Film Institute campaign to locate missing films.
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