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Time Out says

Convicts Sellers, Cribbins and Lodge treat prison like a holiday camp and hatch a plan with bogus clergyman Hyde-White to escape from the joint, deprive a maharaja of his jewels, then break back in again to ensure a watertight alibi. Unfortunately, new warden Jeffries is determined to initiate a tougher regime, which puts the gang's plans in jeopardy. With a tight narrative and a raft of top British character actors, this ebullient comedy could hardly go wrong - and it didn't. Reliably amusing stuff.

Release Details

  • Duration:87 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Robert Day
  • Screenwriter:John Warren, Len Heath
  • Cast:
    • Peter Sellers
    • Irene Handl
    • Wilfrid Hyde-White
    • Bernard Cribbins
    • Lionel Jeffries
    • Beryl Reid
    • Thorley Walters
    • Maurice Denham
    • David Lodge
    • Liz Fraser
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