A Yank in Ermine (1955)

Film details

Synopsis

Comedy of an American airman who inherits an English earldom. He goes to England, with two friends, to see if he likes it enough to accept it. His friends bring his showgirl girlfriend Gloria out to visit too. He falls for Angela, the daughter of the owner of a neighbouring estate but she is engaged to another local, Major Bertram Maltravers. The airman gets involved in local sporting events such as rugby and horse racing, and eventually wins Angela's heart. This is all right because Gloria and Bertram have fallen for each other.

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