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The smallest show on earth / When a couple inherit a theater called "The Flea Pit" they find they must also cope with three eccentric characters who work there. Carlton-Browne of the F.O. / The British Foreign Office sends Carlton-Browne to revitalize the relations between Britain and the tiny island of Gaillardia when a valuable mineral deposit is discovered. I'm All Right Jack / After serving his country in the war Stanley Windrush finds that he must work his way up from the bottom and find his way in a power struggle between the company and the union. Two-Way Stretch / With days remaining on his sentence prisoner Dodger Lane believes he can escape, steal some diamonds, and get back to prison in time for his release! Heavens Above! / Rev Smallwood a priest with socialist leanings is assigned to a snooty English village. Peter Sellers plays the priest who is caught in between the friction of the working class and upper-class residents.

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Walworth-Seely Public Library DVD Peter #3000A-E (Text)
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  • Physical Description: 5 video discs : black and white, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: DVD.
  • Publisher: [Santa Monica, CA ] : Lionsgate, [200?].

Content descriptions

General Note:
All region 1. Not rated.
Formatted Contents Note:
The smallest show on earth (1957; 80 min.) / directed by Basil Dearden; screenplay by William Rose and John Eldridge -- Carlton-Browne of the F.O. (1958; 90 min.) / written and directed by Roy Boulting and Jeffrey Dell. -- I'm all right Jack (1959 ; 105 min.) / Directed by John Boulting; screenplay by Frank Harvey, John Boulting; Alan Hackney. -- Two-way stretch (1960 ; 87 min.) / Directed by Robert Day ; written by John Warren and Len Heath. -- Heavens above! (1963 ; 118 min.) / Directed by John Boulting and Roy Boulting; written by Frank Harvey and John Boulting from an idea by Malcolm Muggeridge.
Participant or Performer Note:
Cast of The smallest show on earth : Peter Sellers, Virgina McKenna, Bill Travers, Margaret Rutherford, Bernard Miles. Cast of Carlton-Browne of the F.O. : Terry Thomas, Peter Sellers, Luciana Paluzzi. Cast of I'm All Right Jack: Ian Carmichael; Peter Sellers; Terry Thomas; Richard Attenborough; Dennis Price; Margaret Rutherford. Cast of Two-way Stretch : Peter Sellers, Wilfred Hyde-White, David Lodge, Bernard Cribbins. Cast of Heavens Above! : Peter Sellers, Cecil Parker, Isabel Jeans, Ian Carmichael, Bernard Miles.
Summary, etc.:
The smallest show on earth / When a couple inherit a theater called "The Flea Pit" they find they must also cope with three eccentric characters who work there. Carlton-Browne of the F.O. / The British Foreign Office sends Carlton-Browne to revitalize the relations between Britain and the tiny island of Gaillardia when a valuable mineral deposit is discovered. I'm All Right Jack / After serving his country in the war Stanley Windrush finds that he must work his way up from the bottom and find his way in a power struggle between the company and the union. Two-Way Stretch / With days remaining on his sentence prisoner Dodger Lane believes he can escape, steal some diamonds, and get back to prison in time for his release! Heavens Above! / Rev Smallwood a priest with socialist leanings is assigned to a snooty English village. Peter Sellers plays the priest who is caught in between the friction of the working class and upper-class residents.
System Details Note:
DVD.
Awards Note:
The Smallest Show on Earth was nominated for a BAFTA Film Award.
Subject: Inheritance and succession > Drama.
Motion picture theaters > Drama.
Labor unions > England > Drama.
Strikes and lockouts > England > Drama.
Robbery > Drama.
Socialism, Christian > England > Drama.
DVDs.
Genre: Feature films.
Comedy films > Great Britain.
DVD-Video disc.


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