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Mutiny on the Buses (1972)

Bus driver Stan Butler agrees to marry Suzy, much to the anguish of Mum, her son-in-law, Arthur, and daughter Olive. How, they wonder, will they ever manage without Stan's money coming in? Then Arthur is sacked, and Stan agrees to delay the wedding. Meanwhile, he hits on an idea: Arthur should learn to drive a bus. Somehow he does just that, and even gets a job. Stan then blackmails the Depot ... See full summary »

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Reg Varney ...
Doris Hare ...
Michael Robbins ...
Anna Karen ...
Bob Grant ...
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Janet Mahoney ...
Susy
Pat Ashton ...
Norah
Kevin Brennan ...
Mr. Jenkins
Bob Todd ...
New Inspector
David Lodge ...
Safari Guard
Tex Fuller ...
Harry
Caroline Dowdeswell ...
Sandra
Jan Rennison ...
Gloria
Damaris Hayman ...
Mrs. Jenkins
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Bus driver Stan Butler agrees to marry Suzy, much to the anguish of Mum, her son-in-law, Arthur, and daughter Olive. How, they wonder, will they ever manage without Stan's money coming in? Then Arthur is sacked, and Stan agrees to delay the wedding. Meanwhile, he hits on an idea: Arthur should learn to drive a bus. Somehow he does just that, and even gets a job. Stan then blackmails the Depot Manager into giving him the job of driver on the new money-making Special Tours Bus. A great idea ...if only the inspector hadn't taken Stan on his trial run to the Windsor Safari Park. Written by Aline

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9 June 1972 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Kapina bussissa  »

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Though Stan and Jack's badge numbers (AZ 721 and AZ 431) remain the same from the previous film, their bus route has changed to the 17 - shown as the 11 in the opening scenes but not later - to the Town Centre via George Lane and Park Corner. See more »

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Obvious simulator when Arthur is driving the bus for the first time and the inside shot of the cab shows Stan holding onto the door. See more »

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References Mutiny on the Bounty (1935) See more »

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Excellent for fans!
18 March 2003 | by (Bucks, England) – See all my reviews

If you're a fan of the series then you will adore this film, as an avid fan myself i find this to be the second best film after holiday on the buses. Some of the gags are classic, and the film feels so full that it never loses your attention. A highly recommended one to watch!


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