A Kid for Two Farthings Blu-ray
Starring Celia Johnson, Jonathan Ashmore, Diana Dors
Directed by Carol Reed
British drama from the 1950s directed by Carol Reed.
Young boy Joe (Jonathan Ashmore) lives in a bustling area of London's East End with his mother, Joanne (Celia Johnson), above a tailor shop run by the kindly Mr Kandinsky (David Kossoff).
As Kandinsky regales Joe with folk tales about mythology he tells the young boy about how a captured unicorn has the ability to grant any wish.
When Joe is wandering the streets and comes across a little goat with only one horn he believes it to be a unicorn and purchases it from the vendor.
Meanwhile, one of Mr Kandinsky's employee's, Sam (Joe Robinson), takes up wrestling in order to earn extra money to help him buy a ring for his girlfriend, Sonia (Diana Dors).
Will Joe and his special kid be enough to allow everyone to achieve their dreams?
- Format: Blu-ray
- Region: B
- Certification: (U)
- EAN: 5035673013496
- Catalogue number: BFIB1349
- Studio: BFI
- Release date: 19/08/2019
- Genre: Drama
- Colour: Colour