A Kid for Two Farthings

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Joe is a six-year-old boy, who is heartbroken when his pet chicken disappears. His landlord, Kandinsky, decides to tell him a story to cheer him up. So he tells of a unicorn with magic qualities that could give the owner anything it wished. read more

Joe is a six-year-old boy, who is heartbroken when his pet chicken disappears. His landlord, Kandinsky, decides to tell him a story to cheer him up. So he tells of a unicorn with magic qualities that could give the owner anything it wished. One day Joe spies a young goat with a single horn, and after bartering with the owner, buys it. He believes he has found the mythical unicorn. To Kandinsky’s surprise, however, the boy’s wishes start to come true.

Original Release

07/20/1955

Cast

Celia Johnson Joanna
Diana Dors Sonia
David Kossoff Avrom Kandinsky
Joe Robinson Sam Heppner
Jonathan Ashmore Joe
Brenda De Banzie Lady Ruby
Primo Carnera Python Macklin
Lou Jacobi Blackie Isaacs
Sidney James Ice Berg
Irene Handl Mrs. Abramowitz
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Carol Reed

Writers

Wolf Mankowitz

Cast

Producers

Alexander Korda Executive Producer
Carol Reed Producer

Editors

Bert Bates

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