A minister is accidentally appointed to a snobbish parish.
Did You Know?
At one point when Rev. Smallwood (Sellers) is preaching from the pulpit, a young boy is seen in the foreground reading a copy of Vladimir Nabokov
's "Lolita". Sellers played Quilty in Stanley Kubrick
's film version of that book. See more
When on the train at the 1:34:30 mark, the Godminster Gazette newspaper headline mentioning Orbiston Parva has left the R out of Parva spelling it Pava. See more
[Smallwood is giving his first sermon to his new congregation
The Reverend John Smallwood
This town is full of people who *call* themselves Christians. But from what I've seen of it, I wouldn't mind taking a bet there aren't enough *real* Christians about to feed one decent lion.
References From Here to Eternity
Lead Kindly Light
Music by John B. Dykes
Arranged by Richard Rodney Bennett See more