Our Girl Friday (1954)

Film details

Alternative titles

  • The Adventures of Sadie Alternative

Synopsis

Comedy. After a collision at sea, a haughty, wealthy young woman, Miss Sadie Patch, is stranded in a lifeoboat with three men: Carroll, a journalist, Professor Gibble, an expert in civilization, and Pat Plunkett, an Irish ship's stoker. They wash up on a desert island, where they build huts and catch fish to survive on, and amorous rivalries soon spring up, with Carroll and Gibble making fools of themselves in a bid to win Sophie's affections.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top