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Mad Little Island (1958)
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Inhabitants of a small island in the Atlantic resist their government's plan to make their home a missile base.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jeannie Carson ...
Janet Macleod
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Hugh Mander
Roland Culver ...
Catherine Lacey ...
Noel Purcell ...
Father James
Ian Hunter ...
Air Commodore Watchorn
Duncan Macrae ...
Duncan Ban
Jean Cadell ...
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Alex Mackenzie ...
Joseph Macleod
Carl Jaffe ...
Dr. Hamburger
Nicholas Phipps ...
Andrew Wishart
Jameson Clark ...
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Drooby
James Copeland ...
Kenny McLeod
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Inhabitants of a small island in the Atlantic resist their government's plan to make their home a missile base.

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Follows Whisky Galore (1949) See more »

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Maybe It's Because I'm a Londoner
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Written by Hubert Gregg
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Creaks and groans to a predictable conclusion
9 July 2001 | by (Sydney Australia) – See all my reviews

Based on one of the stories by the famous Compton Mackenzie, this is a feeble film about the residents of a small island in the Hebredies and their attempts to prevent the RAF building a rocket base on their island.

I fell asleep (which is unusual).

The main benefit it that it is in colour. Enjoy the scenery and ignore the plot.


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