In an international car rally, competitors must travel from various points in Europe to Monte Carlo, then race their cars. Things are complicated by smuggling, cheating, honor, inventions, medicine, and love at first sight... Written by
It was a race to the finish... if only they could finish!
Also Known As:
Those Daring Young Men in Their Jaunty Jalopies
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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Working title was 'Monte Carlo and All That Jazz' reported in Kinema Weekly (12/10/68). See more
The scenes showing Peter Cook
, Dudley Moore
and Gert Fröbe
romping about on a frozen Swedish lake show mountains, reindeer and cable cars. Would had been OK if they hadn't been on their way to Malmö in the south of Sweden, where there are no mountains and no reindeer. Thus, the sign "Eslöv 5 km" (or whatever) got an extra laugh in Sweden. See more
Those Daring Young Men in their Jaunty Jalopies
Music and Lyrics by Ron Goodwin
Sung by Jimmy Durante See more