Hancock: Season 1, Episode 4

The Lift (16 Jun. 1961)

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At BBC Television Centre, Tony and several others are trapped in a lift just as the workday is ending.For several hours he regales the his less than thrilled captive audience with mood-swinging tirades of philosophy and group singing.

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Tony Hancock ...
Colin Gordon ...
The Doctor
Jack Watling ...
The Producer
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The Air Marshall
Hugh Lloyd ...
Lift Assistant
Charles Lloyd Pack ...
Mr. Humphries
Noel Howlett ...
The Vicar
Diana King ...
Mrs. Humphries
Jose Read ...
The Girl
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At BBC Television Centre, Tony and several others are trapped in a lift just as the workday is ending.For several hours he regales the his less than thrilled captive audience with mood-swinging tirades of philosophy and group singing.

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References The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) See more »

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Colonel Bogey March
Written by Kenneth Alford, pseudonym of F. J. Ricketts
Hancock leads the others in whistling this tune
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