I'm All Right Jack (1959)

 |  Comedy  |  7 March 1960 (Sweden)
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A naive aristocrat in search of a career becomes caught up in the struggles between his profit-minded uncle and an aggressive labour union.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Ian Carmichael ...
Fred Kite / Sir John Kennaway
Bertram Tracepurcel (as Denis Price)
Margaret Rutherford ...
Irene Handl ...
Mrs. Kite
Liz Fraser ...
Cynthia Kite
Miles Malleson ...
Marne Maitland ...
Mr. Mohammed
Raymond Huntley ...
Victor Maddern ...
Kenneth Griffith ...
Fred Griffiths ...


Naive Stanley Windrush returns from the war, his mind set on a successful career in business. Much to his own dismay, he soon finds he has to start from the bottom and work his way up, and also that the management as well as the trade union use him as a tool in their fight for power. Written by Anonymous

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Release Date:

7 March 1960 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

Après moi le déluge  »

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Sound Mix:

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Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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When Mrs Kite and Cynthia are reading the newspaper reports about the strike, Mrs Kite briefly turns a paper over while setting it down. The bottom half is blank - the prop papers were made up only on the side that would be seen in the shot. See more »


Dennis Price, properly noted in the closing credits for his role as Bertram Tracepurcel, has his given name spelled with only one "n" (Denis) in the opening credits. See more »


Detto Executive: With your approach I see not only no future for you, but no future for us. You'd better go, Mr Windrush. You are not the detergent type.
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First-rate comedy
7 February 2000 | by (Sydney, Australia) – See all my reviews

Superior example of British comedy film making amongst a sea of duds. British film-makers never got it more right than here. Tremendous story and script plus wonderful performances from a whole host of character actors, especially Peter Sellers and Terry-Thomas.

Very funny satire on British industrial relations.

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