Maid Happy

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Maid Happy
Directed by Mansfield Markham
Written by
  • Garrett Graham
  • Jack King
Produced byMansfield Markham
Starring
Cinematography
Music byJack King
Production
companies
Distributed byWilliams and Pritchard Films
Release date
1933
Running time
75 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
Language English

Maid Happy is a 1933 British musical film directed by Mansfield Markham and starring Charlotte Ander, Johannes Riemann and Dennis Hoey. [1]

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It was made at Elstree Studios by British International Pictures but distributed independently. The German art director Walter Reimann designed the film's sets.

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References

  1. Wood p.78

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