The Boy Friend
EMI-MGM Presents The Return Of Entertainment
The assistant stage manager of a small-time theatrical company is forced to understudy for the leading lady at a matinée performance at which an illustrious Hollywood director is in the audience scouting for actors to be in his latest "all-talking, all-dancing, all-singing" extravaganza.
Released: December 16, 1971
Director: Ken Russell
Writers: Ken Russell, Sandy Wilson
Casts: Twiggy (Polly Browne), Christopher Gable (Tony Brockhurst), Max Adrian (Max Mandeville aka Mr. Max / Lord Hubert Brockhurst), Bryan Pringle (Percy Parkhill / Percy Browne), Murray Melvin (Alphonse), Tommy Tune (Tommy)
Production Companies: Russflix, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer