IMDb > "Yes Minister" The Bed of Nails (1982)

"Yes Minister" The Bed of Nails (1982)

« Prev | 19 of 22 Episodes | Next »


Overview

User Rating:
8.4/10   72 votes »
Your Rating:
Saving vote...
Deleting vote...
/10   (delete | history)
Sorry, there was a problem
Director:
Writers:
Antony Jay (by) and
Jonathan Lynn (by)
Contact:
View company contact information for The Bed of Nails on IMDbPro.
Original Air Date:
9 December 1982 (Season 3, Episode 5)
Genre:
Plot:
The Minister yet again finds himself in it when the Cabinet Secretary and the Prime Minister's senior... See more » | Add synopsis »

Cast

 (Episode Cast) (in credits order) (verified as complete)
Paul Eddington ... James Hacker

Nigel Hawthorne ... Sir Humphrey Appleby
Derek Fowlds ... Bernard Woolley
John Nettleton ... Sir Arnold Robinson

Nigel Stock ... Sir Mark Spencer
David Firth ... Undersecretary Air Division

Peter Dennis ... Undersecretary Roads Division
Robert East ... Undersecretary Rail Division
David Rose ... Peter Maxwell

Episode Crew
Directed by
Peter Whitmore 
 
Writing credits
Antony Jay (by) and
Jonathan Lynn (by)

Produced by
Peter Whitmore .... producer
 
Original Music by
Ronnie Hazlehurst 
 
Production Design by
Gary Pritchard (designer)
 
Costume Design by
Judy Allen 
 
Makeup Department
Toni Chapman .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Brian Jones .... production manager
 
Art Department
Bob Sutton .... properties buyer
 
Sound Department
Malcolm Johnson .... studio sound
 
Camera and Electrical Department
John Dixon .... studio lighting
Peter Ware .... senior cameraman
 
Editorial Department
Bill Morton .... vision mixer
Ian Williams .... editor: video tape
 
Other crew
Lydia Frankenburg .... assistant floor manager
Lesley Langan .... production assistant
Gerald Scarfe .... title sequence
 
Crew believed to be complete


Production CompaniesDistributors

Additional Details

Runtime:
USA:30 min | 29 min (DVD)
Country:
Language:
Color:
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Certification:
Australia:G | UK:U (video rating) (2003)

Did You Know?

Goofs:
Audio/visual unsynchronized: The audio for the very first line of the episode, spoken by Sir Mark, does not match his mouth.See more »
Quotes:
Sir Arnold Robinson:[Discussing bringing in a National Intergrated Transport System] It calls for a particular combination of talents. Lots of activity but no actual achievement.
Sir Mark Spencer:I see. Then Hacker is the man!
See more »

FAQ

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

Message Boards

Discuss this movie with other users on IMDb message board for "Yes Minister" (1980)

Related Links

Main series Episode guide Full cast and crew
Company credits IMDb TV section IMDb Comedy section
IMDb UK section

You may report errors and omissions on this page to the IMDb database managers. They will be examined and if approved will be included in a future update. Clicking the 'Edit page' button will take you through a step-by-step process.