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Nearly a Nasty Accident (1961)

The RAF Group Captain has a hard job to restrain the aircraft-man from tinkering with everything he can get his hands on.


Don Chaffey


David Carr (play), Jack Davies (screenplay) | 2 more credits »


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jimmy Edwards Jimmy Edwards ... Group Capt. Kingsley
Kenneth Connor ... AC 2 Alexander Wood
Shirley Eaton ... Cpl. Jean Briggs
Eric Barker Eric Barker ... The Air Minister
Jon Pertwee ... Gen. Birkinshaw
Ronnie Stevens ... Flight Lt. Pocock
Richard Wattis ... Wagstaffe
Joyce Carey ... Lady Trowborough
Peter Jones ... Flight Lt. Winters
Terry Scott ... Sam Stokes
Charlotte Mitchell Charlotte Mitchell ... Miss Chamberlain
Jack Watling ... Flight Lt. Grogan
Joe Baker Joe Baker ... Watkins
Jack Douglas Jack Douglas ... Balmer
Cyril Chamberlain Cyril Chamberlain ... Warr. Off. Breech


The RAF Group Captain has a hard job to restrain the aircraft-man from tinkering with everything he can get his hands on.

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He's Fascinated by Moving Objects...Especially Blonde Ones! See more »




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Release Date:

22 September 1961 (Ireland) See more »

Also Known As:

Ghinionistul See more »

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Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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When Aircraftsman Wood is being escorted home on the train, in one scene it is clearly a corridor train but when he falls out the other side the corridor has gone. See more »

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super funny
25 November 2000 | by suptclarkeSee all my reviews

saw this movie many years ago , & never forgot it.. been looking for it on video for years with no luck.. would love to purchase it from someone that may have video taped it. puts tears in your eyes its so funny .. kenneth connor at his best, he being my favorite

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