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Time Out says

Moore Marriott, grizzled, knobbly-kneed, and looking old enough to be Wilfrid Brambell's great-grandfather, steals the picture from under the very noses of the Crazy Gang - no small feat, considering this is probably the Gang's finest comedy. He plays a venerable PoW who just happens to have the plans of a secret weapon drawn on his back. The plot is set in motion by a flying fish-and-chip stall, no less, and barminess prevails throughout. Ranks with The Goose Steps Out as one of Britain's funniest wartime films.
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Release Details

  • Duration:77 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Marcel Varnel
  • Screenwriter:Val Valentine, Marriot Edgar, Val Guest
  • Cast:
    • The Crazy Gang
    • Moore Marriott
    • Wally Patch
    • Peter Gawthorne
    • Carl Jaffe
    • Irene Handl
    • Billy Russell
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