Falling for You (film)

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Falling for You
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Opening title card
Directed by
Screenplay byJack Hulbert
Douglas Furber
Robert Stevenson
Additional dialogue:
Claude Hulbert
Based onstory by Sidney Gilliat
Starring Jack Hulbert
Cicely Courtneidge
Cinematography Bernard Knowles
Edited by R.E. Dearing
Music byMusic:
Vivian Ellis
Douglas Furber
Musical director:
Louis Levy
Distributed by Woolf & Freedman Film Service
Release dates
  • 15 June 1933 (1933-06-15)(London, UK)
Running time
88 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom

Falling for You is a 1933 British comedy film directed by Robert Stevenson and Jack Hulbert, and starring Jack Hulbert and Cicely Courtneidge. [1] [2]



Rival journalists Jack and Minnie (Hulbert and Courtneidge) compete for a scoop about a missing heiress (Tamara Desni). When they track her down to Switzerland, Jack falls for her and Minnie gets to write up the story.


Critical reception

TV Guide gave it two out of five stars, and wrote, "Okay comedy features Hulbert singing three songs and dancing on skis." [3]

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