The Square Peg (1958)

U 12/04/1958 (GB) WarComedy 1h 29m
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Overview

Norman Pitkin and Mr Grimsdale are council workmen mending the road outside an Army base when they come into conflict with the military. Shortly afterwards, they get drafted and fall into the clutches of the Sergeant they have just bested. They are sent to France to repair roads in front of the Allied advance but get captured. Pitkin takes advantage of a useful similarity to impersonate General Schreiber and manages to return a hero

  1. John Paddy Carstairs

    Director

  2. Eddie Leslie

    Screenplay

  3. Jack Davies

    Screenplay

  4. Norman Wisdom

    Screenplay

  5. Henry Blyth

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Norman Wisdom

    Norman Wisdom

    Norman Pitkin / General Schreiber

  2. Edward Chapman

    Edward Chapman

    Mr Grimsdale

  3. Honor Blackman

    Honor Blackman

    Lesley Cartland

  4. Campbell Singer

    Campbell Singer

    Sergeant Loder

  5. Hattie Jacques

    Hattie Jacques

    Gretchen

  6. Brian Worth

    Brian Worth

    Henri Le Blanc

  7. Frank Williams

    Captain Ford

  8. Terence Alexander

    Terence Alexander

    Captain Wharton

  9. John Warwick

    Colonel Layton

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The Square Peg
The Square Peg

Status Released

Original Language English

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