Tommy is a happy sailor, travelling the world, singing his favourite songs. When he visits Spain, he gets mistaken for a famous bullfighter. Tommy finishes up in the bull-ring facing a VERY... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tommy Steele ...
Tommy Tomkins
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Amanda
Sidney James ...
Cadena
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Paco
...
Captain
Virgilio Teixeira ...
Parilla, the Bullfighter
José Nieto ...
Inspector Quintero (as Pepe Nieto)
...
Lopez
Harold Kasket ...
Jose
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Vice-Consul
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Martin
Manolo Blazquez ...
Matador
José Valero ...
Bullfighting enthusiast
Francis De Wolff ...
Hotel Proprietor
Tutte Lemkow ...
Bootblack
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Tommy is a happy sailor, travelling the world, singing his favourite songs. When he visits Spain, he gets mistaken for a famous bullfighter. Tommy finishes up in the bull-ring facing a VERY angry bull and cheered on by the crowd. What will he do now ? Written by Steve Crook <steve@brainstorm.co.uk>

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25 March 1960 (Finland)  »

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Tommy som toreador  »

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James Robertson Justice was offered the Captain's role. See more »

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Amanda
Written by Lionel Bart, Mike Pratt (as Michael Pratt) and Tommy Steele (as Jimmy Bennett)
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Rubbish.
19 April 2016 | by See all my reviews

This film is crap from start to finish. Tommy Steele was already past his best, which lasted ten minutes as a pseudo -cheerful Cockney tweeter.

There is nothing amusing about bullfighting and this film is the pits as regards both morals and display of talent. Avoid.

How much more do I have to say to fill the necessary ten lines IMDb requires?

Sid James does the minimum.

Bernard Cribbins is as Spanish as a dog poop.

FFS why does this need to extend to more. The film is absolute trash. End of.


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