Laughter in Paradise Poster

Release Date: 1951

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary
When a playful millionaire dies, he leaves a surprise for his loved ones -- in order to claim his fortune, they must complete assignments that will help them become better people. For their respective shares of the money, snobbish Agnes (Fay Compton) must work as a housekeeper for a month, pulp novelist Deniston (Alastair Sim) has to spend time in jail, swinging bachelor Simon (Guy Middleton) must marry and the meek Herbert (George Cole) is forced to try his hand at bank robbery.

Cast: Alastair Sim, Fay Compton, Beatrice Campbell, Veronica Hurst, Guy Middleton, George Cole, A.E. Matthews, Joyce Grenfell

Director: Mario Zampi

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Associated British

Keywords: Family, Quest, Prison, England, Cheeky, Offbeat, 1960s, Transformation