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The Bulldog Breed (1960)

When he is crossed in love, grocers assistant Norman Puckle joins the Navy, where he is recruited to man the first British rocket.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Norman Puckle
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Adm. Sir Bryanston Blyth
David Lodge ...
CPO Knowles
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Cmdr. Clayton
Edward Chapman ...
Mr. Philpots
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PO Filkins
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Diving Instructor
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Prosecuting Counsel
Terence Alexander ...
Defending Counsel
Sydney Tafler ...
Speedboat Owner
Brian Oulton ...
Bert Ainsworth
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Streaky Hopkinson
Johnny Briggs ...
Johnny Nolan
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Mr Carruthers
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Tall Sailor
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When he is crossed in love, grocers assistant Norman Puckle joins the Navy, where he is recruited to man the first British rocket.

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23 December 1960 (Ireland)  »

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Die Rakete zur flotten Puppe  »

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Opening credits: All characters and events in this film are fictitious. Any similarity to actual events or persons, living or dead, is purely coincidental. See more »

Goofs

When Puckle views the Earth from the spaceship (c. 128 minutes) he sees lines of latitude and longitude, and countries marked in various colours, just as an inflatable plastic globe atlas usually has. See more »

Crazy Credits

Bosun the bulldog See more »

Connections

Featured in Mike Baldwin & Me (2001) See more »

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Norman Wisdom
16 February 2007 | by (Thailand) – See all my reviews

I think the talent of Norman Wisdom has it's own unique quality.

There is only one Norman Wisdom and that is what some believe is a disadvantage because he seems to play the same character in all his films, to others this is good and of great entertainment.

Have been watching his films since I was a child up to present day, they never fail to make me laugh, no matter how many times I see them.

There seems to be a split amongst some about the talents & films of Norman Wisdom, they either hate him or love him. Personally I love him.

Our Norman is in his 90s now. I wish him continued long life and long may be reign.

From

Chiang Mai, Thailand


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