|Let's Love and Laugh|
|Directed by||Richard Eichberg|
|Produced by||Richard Eichberg|
|Written by||Frederick J. Jackson |
Walter C. Mycroft
Edward A. Paulton (play)
Fred Thompson (play)
|Starring||Gene Gerrard |
|Music by||Hans May |
|Cinematography||Heinrich Gartner |
|Edited by||Sam Simmonds|
|Distributed by||Wardour Films|
|12 May 1931|
Let's Love and Laugh is a 1931 British-German comedy film directed by Richard Eichberg and starring Gene Gerrard, Muriel Angelus and Dennis Wyndham. A German-language version, Die Bräutigamswitwe, was made at the same time. It was based on the play, Unwelcome Wife, written by Edward A. Paulton and Fred Thompson.
The film launched Gerrard as a popular star, and he went on to appear in a series of comedies for British International Pictures.
Two philanderers marry each other.
- Gene Gerrard as The Bridegroom
- Muriel Angelus as The Bride Who Was
- Margaret Yarde as Bride's mother
- Frank Stanmore as Bride's father
- Dennis Wyndham as Bride's fiancé
- Henry Wenman as The Butler
- Rita Page as The Bride Who Wasn't
- Ronald Frankau as Father
- George K. Gee as Detective
- Let's Love and Laugh profile, ftvdb.bfi.org.uk; accessed 26 October 2015.
- Low, Rachael. Filmmaking in 1930s Britain. George Allen & Unwin, 1985.
- Wood, Linda. British Films, 1927-1939. British Film Institute, 1986.