The joyous screen version of the Broadway and London musical hit. “If I had the money, I’d buy me a banjo!” says struggling sales clerk Arthur Kipps (Tommy Steele). Soon he’ll inherit enough to buy a whole bloomin’ orchestra. But can his newfound wealth buy happiness? Multi-talented Steele brings his London and New York stage smash to the screen in this big, cheerful tune-filled production based on H.G. Wells’ charming novel “Kipps.” Cyril Ritchard costars as a thespian who introduces Arthur to the joys of Edwardian London’s music halls. And a huge cast of high-stepping, high spirited singers and dancers have the time of their lives. Enjoy because “Half A Sixpence” gets you a million dollars’ worth of fun.
Half a Sixpence
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