Simon and Laura

Overview

Love, marriage and show business provide the basis of this lively comedy that centers on a husband and wife, who are chosen by television producers to embody the perfect married couple on an upcoming television series. The show is to be filmed and broadcast live from the home of Simon and Laura, who on camera are indeed the perfect couple. Unfortunately, the minute the camera is off, the two are going at it like cats and dogs. Still, their show is very popular, and many couples look up to them until the ill-fated...
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Overview

Love, marriage and show business provide the basis of this lively comedy that centers on a husband and wife, who are chosen by television producers to embody the perfect married couple on an upcoming television series. The show is to be filmed and broadcast live from the home of Simon and Laura, who on camera are indeed the perfect couple. Unfortunately, the minute the camera is off, the two are going at it like cats and dogs. Still, their show is very popular, and many couples look up to them until the ill-fated shooting of a Christmas special in which the couple begin tippling alcoholic beverages during the filming and end up letting their true relationship come out.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/3/2011
  • UPC: 089859863226
  • Original Release: 1955
  • Rating:

  • Source: Vci Video
  • Region Code: 1
  • Time: 1:31:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 64,691

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Peter Finch Simon Foster
Kay Kendall Laura Foster
Muriel Pavlow Janet Honeyman
Ian Carmichael David Prentice
Maurice Denham Wilson
Hubert Gregg Bertie Burton
Thora Hird Jessie
Alan Wheatley Adrian Lee
Richard Wattis Controller
Terence Longdon Barney
Tom Gill Television Producer
David Morrell Television Producer
Nicholas Parsons TV producer
Julia Arnall Makeup Girl
Susan Beaumont
Beverley Brooks Mabel
Cyril Chamberlain Bert
Shirley Ann Field
Muriel George Grandma
Philip Gilbert Joe
Peter Haigh
Gilbert Harding
Charles Hawtrey Porter
Joan Hickson Barmaid
Jill Ireland
Hal Osmond
Clive Parritt
Stuart Saunders
Barry Steele
Marianne Stone Elsie
Technical Credits
Muriel Box Director
Teddy Baird Producer
Jean Barker Editor
Peter Blackmore Screenwriter
Carmen Dillon Art Director
Benjamin Frankel Score Composer, Musical Direction/Supervision
Julie Harris Costumes/Costume Designer
Alan Melville Original Story, Screenwriter
Ernest W. Steward Cinematographer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Simon and Laura
1. Beginning Credits [1:30]
2. CT Wants You [3:31]
3. Absolutely Devoted [4:12]
4. Off to Mothers' [5:02]
5. Ideal Couple [9:53]
6. A True Bond [13:55]
7. Where's Timothy [11:13]
8. Simon's Demise? [10:40]
9. On in Five [11:31]
10. All in this Together [9:24]
11. Tea Time [5:42]
12. Credits [:23]
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