Mushroom Escape: This week on Saturday At The Described Movies: Goodbye Mr. Chips.

Only, on Mushroom Escape:
First broadcast from 2am Eastern, then repeated on a four hour cycle throughout Saturday, you can tune in to this classic described movie.
Goodbye, Mr. Chips is a 1939 British romantic drama film directed by Sam Wood, and starring Robert Donat and Greer Garson.
Based on the 1934 novella Goodbye, Mr. Chips by James Hilton, the film is about Mr Chipping, a beloved aged school teacher and former headmaster of a boarding school who recalls his career and his personal life over the decades.
Produced for the British division of MGM at Denham Studios, Goodbye, Mr. Chips was voted the 72nd greatest British film ever in the BFI Top 100 British films poll.
For his performance as Mr. Chipping, Donat received the Academy Award for Best Actor in 1939. In 2003, the American Film Institute ranked Mr. Chipping the 41st greatest film hero of all time.
Directed by Sam Wood.
Produced by Victor Saville.
Screenplay by R. C. Sherriff, Claudine West, Eric Maschwitz.
Music by Richard Addinsell.
Cinematography Freddie Young
Edited by Charles Frend.
Production company Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Denham Studios
Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date 15 May 1939 (UK)
Running time 114 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English
Budget $1,051,000
Box office $3,252,000.
I do hope you can tune in on Saturday, and enjoy this true classic, one that has special memories for me personally.
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