||Half a Sixpence DVD (1968)
A penniless draper's assistant (Tommy Steele) inherits a fortune and soon has his pick of society's belles in this musical based on H.G. Wells' novel KIPPS. Directed by George Sydney (SHOW BOAT, BYE BYE BIRDIE), the classic comedy promises great laughs and songs.
Arthur Kipps, an orphan apprenticed to a tyrannical owner of a mercantile, has a sudden abrupt change of life when his wealthy grandfather dies and leaves him a pile of money. Stars Tommy ...