Half a Sixpence
Half a Sixpence (1967)

British musical star Tommy Steele had starred in Half a Sixpence in London and on Broadway, thus he was first choice for this garish film version. Based on the H.G. Wells story Kipps (previously filmed in 1941 with Michael Redgrave), Half a… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1967
DVD Release Date: April 6, 2004
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Critic Score: 33% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Steve Crum

Not a great score, but it does have stage original Tommy Steele, a plus.

Phil Hall
Film Threat

In case you wondered why Tommy Steele never became a Hollywood star, look here.

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Lady D'arbanville
Half a Sixpence is a memorable Musical, but not one of the greatest. Lots of well known songs and of course Tommy Steele is the main attraction. A simple rags… More