Private's Progress

Private's Progress

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The Armed Forces comedy which made the whole of Britain laugh. Fall in - and fall about - with a battalion of celebrated comedians all enlisted to teach innocent Ian Carmichael some priceless army dodges. But when he unwittingly puts a gang of jewel thieves at ease instead of doing his duty, an even more hilarious arsenal of side-splitting gags is recruited in the war effort.

Cast In Alphabetical Order
Brian Oulton as M.O. at Gravestone Camp David King-Wood as Gerald Dennis Price as Brig. Bertram Tracepurcel Derrick De Marney as Pat Henry Longhurst as Mr. Spottiswood Ian Bannen as Private Horrocks Ian Carmichael as Pte. Stanley Windrush Jill Adams as Prudence Greenslade John Le Mesurier as Psychiatrist Michael Trubshawe as Col. Fanshawe Miles Malleson as Mr. Windrush Snr. Peter Jones as Arthur Egan Richard Attenborough as Pvt. Percival Henry Cox Ronald Adam as Doctor at Medical Sally Miles as Catherine Terry-Thomas as Major Hitchcock Victor Maddern as Private George Blake William Hartnell as Sgt. Sutton
Directed by John Boulting Produced by Roy Boulting Screenplay by John Boulting & Frank Harvey Original Novel by Alan Hackney Released 1956 Runtime 96 minutes.

Synopsis Taken From DVD Cover ©2004 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

Film Images ©1956 Charter Film Productions Ltd.

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