Brian Stimpson is the headmaster of a comprehensive (high) school in England. He sets himself, his staff and pupils very high standards. On the way to a conference at which he is to talk, all manner of disasters strike. Written by
If you've ever been late... you'll know what this film is all about!
Did You Know?
Showbusiness trade-paper Variety states that this film was "Christopher Morahan
's . . . first [theatrical] feature [film] since the late 1960s", Morahan's last having being 1969's All Neat in Black Stockings
(1969) around seventeen years earlier. In between, Morahan worked in television. See more
When Brian Stimpson and Laura stop the Porsche the driver states that the car was new and had only "12 miles on the clock" After Laura steals the Porsche we see a close up of the tachometer the clock clearly reads that the car has 754 miles "on the clock". See more
It's not the despair, Laura. I can take the despair. It's the hope I can't stand.
Referenced in What the Pythons Did Next...
This Is My Lovely Day
by Vivian Ellis
& A.P. Herbert
(as Herbert & Ellis)
Sung by Ann Way
Chappell Music Ltd See more