|Knights for a Day|
|Directed by||Norman Lee|
|Written by|| Frank Atkinson |
|Produced by||Aveling Ginever|
|Starring|| Nelson Keys |
|Distributed by||Pathé Pictures|
Knights for a Day is a 1937 British comedy film directed by Norman Lee and starring Nelson Keys, John Garrick and Nancy Burne.It was made as a quota quickie at Welwyn Studios.
A man wins a car in a competition, and decides to tour round the country. He ends up assisting a prince who is being pursued by a gang of revolutionaries.
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