Sailing Along

Sailing Along

Sailing Along is a 1938 British musical comedy film directed by Sonnie Hale and starring Jessie Matthews, Barry MacKay, Roland Young, Jack Whiting, Frank Pettingell, Noel Madison and Alastair Sim. The screenplay concerns a woman who gives up her chances of stardom to be with a man.


A barge-owner's adopted daughter, Jessie Mathews falls in love with his son, and gives up her chances of stardom to be with him.

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    contentLocation London
    director Sonnie Hale
    editor Al Barnes
    genre comedy
    keywords adopted daughter barge thames sailing barge
    musicBy Arthur Johnston Louis Levy Maurice Sigler
    producer Michael Balcon
    productionCompany Gaumont British
    publisher General Film Distributors
    recordedAt Pinewood Studios
    theme musical comedy