Old Faithful (film)

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Old Faithful
Directed by Maclean Rogers
Written by Kathleen Butler
H. F. Maltby
Story byIrving Dennes
& Harry Dawes
Produced byA. George Smith
Starring Horace Hodges
Glennis Lorimer
Bruce Lester
George Smith Enterprises
Distributed by RKO Radio Pictures (UK)
Release date
  • 16 December 1935 (1935-12-16)(UK)
Running time
67 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
Language English

Old Faithful is a 1935 British drama film directed by Maclean Rogers and starring Horace Hodges, Glennis Lorimer and Bruce Lester. [1]



The screenplay concerns an elderly taxi driver who refuses to give up his old horse, even though his business is being taken by younger drivers using modern cars. His anguish is increased when his daughter plans to marry one of the younger taxi drivers.


Critical reception

Allmovie called it a "charming comedy"; [2] and TV Guide wrote, "Though dated, this retains some moments of charm, thanks to Hodges' wonderful characterization." [3]

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  1. "Old Faithful (1935)". Archived from the original on 15 January 2009.
  2. "Old Faithful (1935) - Maclean Rogers - Synopsis, Characteristics, Moods, Themes and Related - AllMovie".
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