Hue and Cry

Hue and Cry

Available on iTunes, BFI Player Classics
Teenager Joe Kirby, fantasizing he's on the track of criminals, finds to his astonishment that it has all come true. He has walked straight into the story of his comic book. Very soon he convinces himself and his adventurous cronies the comic is being used as a means of communication between a master criminal and his gang of thieves. The first of the Ealing comedies, this 1947 classic features Alastair Sim. Available in HD in North America.
Starring Alastair Sim, Jack Warner, Harry Fowler
Director Charles Crichton