Albert Steptoe and his son Harold are junk dealers, complete with horse and cart to tour the neighbourhood. They also live amicably together at the junk yard. Always on the lookout for ways to improve his lot, Harold invests his father's life savings in a greyhound who is almost blind and can't see the hare. When the dog loses a race and Harold has to pay off the debt, he comes up with another bright idea. Collect his father's life insurance. To do this his father must pretend to be dead.
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Did You Know?
The blonde dolly bird who wants to "try it on" with Harold at his house fire-sale in the stable (Grazina Frame), actually features with Harry H. Corbett in an earlier movie What A Crazy World, this time as his daughter See more
When Harold goes into Albert's room to verbally abuse him about signing over the life insurance policy to his girl friend many years ago, the door swings wide open. When Harold closes it to stop the guests downstairs from hearing, the door is only partially open. See more
Spun-off from Steptoe and Son