The Million Pound Note

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Based on a short story by Mark Twain, this1954 comedy was released in the US as Man with a Million. The same story was also the inspiration for the Eddie Murphy and Dan Ackroyd movie, Trading Places.


  • Gregory Peck as Henry Adams
  • Ronald Squire as Oliver Montpelier
  • Wilfrid Hyde-White as Roderick Montpelier
  • Joyce Grenfell as Duchess of Cromarty
  • A. E. Matthews as Duke of Frognal
  • Maurice Denham as Mr. Reid
  • Reginald Beckwith as Rock
  • Brian Oulton as Lloyd
  • John Slater as Parsons
  • Wilbur Evans as American ambassador

WikiPedia: The Million Pound Note

The Million Pound Note at the Internet Movie Database