The Bargee

Duncan Wood (director)
Ronnie Pilgrim (photographer)
Ray Galton and Alan Simpson (screenwriters)
Harry H. Corbett, Hugh Griffith, Eric Sykes, Ronnie Baker (starring)

London: Warner-Pathe Distributors, 1964. Collection of 3 vintage full-color British front-of-house cards from the 1964 UK film.

Hemel Pike is a canal barge casanova, with a girl in every town along his route. They all want to marry Hemel but he is comfortable as a single man, until one of the woman becomes pregnant. A good look at the English canal system of the 1960s, and its commercial boat trading economy that quickly died.

Shot on location in Hertfordshire and London, England.

8 x 10 inches. A short crease to 1 still, else Near Fine.

[Book #132864]