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The Green Man (1956) / School for Scoundrels

An Alastair Sim double feature. 'The Green Man' - Alastair Sim is a timid clockmaker with a part-time job - International Assassination Expert. He hasn't been getting too many assignments recently, but his latest mission will put him back on the top of his profession. However, he stalks the wrong target, blowing up a boring politician instead. And now he must pay the price for his breezy bungling in a killingly funny black comedy. 'School for Scoundrels' - Enrol at the wacky College of Lifemanship where a host of great British comedians teach a completely uproarious course on how to come out tops in any social situation. Study with Alastair Sim and learn his valuable hints on the art of comic one-upmanship. Follow his expert advice to victimised Ian Carmichael about romance and you'll be a top class pupil fully equipped to cope with life's hilarious humiliations without really cheating.

Year: 1960
Genre: Comedy, Classic Comedy, Classic Cinema
Country: UK
Director: Robert Day, Robert Hamer
Starring: Alastair Sim, George Cole, Terry-Thomas, Ian Carmichael, Janette Scott
Duration: 166 Minutes
Rating: G
Location in store: Classic Comedy

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