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  • Press for Time (1966)
  • 98 min | Comedy
Press for Time (1966)
98 min | Comedy

The British P.M.'s grandson, Norman, becomes a reporter for a provincial newspaper where he causes hilarious chaos.
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Writers
Angus McGill (book "Yea, Yea, Yea") | Norman Wisdom (screenplay) | Eddie Leslie (screenplay)
Composer
Michael Vickers (as Mike Vickers)
Cinematographer
Casting Director
Anne Suddi (as Ann Suudi)
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Status
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Updated Dec 8, 1966

Release date
Dec 8, 1966 (United Kingdom)

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Cast

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58 cast members
Name Known for
Norman Wisdom
Norman Shields / Emily, his mother / Wilfred, his grandfather (the P.M.) Norman Shields / Emily, his mother / Wilfred, his grandfather (the P.M.)   See fewer
Derek Bond
Maj. R.E. Bartlett Maj. R.E. Bartlett   See fewer
Angela Browne
Eleanor Lampton Eleanor Lampton   See fewer
Tracey Crisp
Ruby Fairchild Ruby Fairchild   See fewer
Allan Cuthbertson
Mr. Ballard (Attorney General) Mr. Ballard (Attorney General)   See fewer
Noel Dyson
Mrs. Corcoran (the lady mayor) Mrs. Corcoran (the lady mayor)   See fewer
Derek Francis
Ernest Corcoran (alderman) Ernest Corcoran (alderman)   See fewer
Peter Jones
Robin Willobey (photographer) Robin Willobey (photographer)   See fewer
David Lodge
Mr. Ross (editor, 'Tinmouth Times') Mr. Ross (editor, 'Tinmouth Times')   See fewer
Stanley Unwin
Mr. Nottage (Town Clerk) Mr. Nottage (Town Clerk)   See fewer
Frances White
Liz Corcoran Liz Corcoran   See fewer
Michael Balfour
Sewerman Sewerman   See fewer
Tony Selby
Harry Marshall (reporter, 'County Chronicle') Harry Marshall (reporter, 'County Chronicle')   See fewer
Michael Bilton
Councilor Hedge Councilor Hedge   See fewer
Norman Pitt
Councilor Quilter Councilor Quilter   See fewer
Hazel Coppen
Granny Fork (as Hazel Coppin) Granny Fork (as Hazel Coppin)   See fewer
Totti Truman Taylor
Mrs. Doe Connor (as Totti Truman-Taylor) Mrs. Doe Connor (as Totti Truman-Taylor)   See fewer
Toni Gilpin
P.M.'s secretary P.M.'s secretary   See fewer
Gordon Rollings
Bus conductor Bus conductor   See fewer
Chris Adcock
Man in Crowd (uncredited) Man in Crowd (uncredited)   See fewer
Tony Allen
Man in Crowd (uncredited) Man in Crowd (uncredited)   See fewer
Joy Burnett
New Council Tenant (uncredited) New Council Tenant (uncredited)   See fewer
Vic Chapman
Councilor / Man in Crowd (uncredited) Councilor / Man in Crowd (uncredited)   See fewer
Maxwell Craig
Man in Audience (uncredited) Man in Audience (uncredited)   See fewer
Alexandra Dane
Photo Model (uncredited) Photo Model (uncredited)   See fewer
Billy Davis
New Council Tenant (uncredited) New Council Tenant (uncredited)   See fewer
Carmen Dene
Bathing beauty (uncredited) Bathing beauty (uncredited)   See fewer
Rosemary Donnelly
Bathing beauty (uncredited) Bathing beauty (uncredited)   See fewer
Hugh Elton
Man in Crowd (uncredited) Man in Crowd (uncredited)   See fewer
Joanna Ford
Bathing beauty (uncredited) Bathing beauty (uncredited)   See fewer
Arthur Goodman
Council Official (uncredited) Council Official (uncredited)   See fewer
Ron Gregory
Councilor (uncredited) Councilor (uncredited)   See fewer
Peter Hannon
Man in crowd (uncredited) Man in crowd (uncredited)   See fewer
Victor Harrington
Hotel Receptionist (uncredited) Hotel Receptionist (uncredited)   See fewer
Imogen Hassall
Suffragette (uncredited) Suffragette (uncredited)   See fewer
Damaris Hayman
Miss Popkiss (Bartlett's secretary) (uncredited) Miss Popkiss (Bartlett's secretary) (uncredited)   See fewer
Helen
Bathing Beauty (uncredited) Bathing Beauty (uncredited)   See fewer
Walter Henry
Fireman (uncredited) Fireman (uncredited)   See fewer
George Hilsdon
Man Delivering Newspapers (uncredited) Man Delivering Newspapers (uncredited)   See fewer
Ned Hood
Councilor (uncredited) Councilor (uncredited)   See fewer
Lew Hooper
Commuter (uncredited) Commuter (uncredited)   See fewer
Cyril Kent
Man in Audience (uncredited) Man in Audience (uncredited)   See fewer
Ruth Kettlewell
Train passenger / bag lady (uncredited) Train passenger / bag lady (uncredited)   See fewer
Colin McKenzie
Man in Audience (uncredited) Man in Audience (uncredited)   See fewer
Norman Morris
Councilor (uncredited) Councilor (uncredited)   See fewer
Richard Neller
Councilor (uncredited) Councilor (uncredited)   See fewer
Paul Phillips
Commuter (uncredited) Commuter (uncredited)   See fewer
Bob Raymond
Commuter (uncredited) Commuter (uncredited)   See fewer
George Roderick
Barman (uncredited) Barman (uncredited)   See fewer
Michelle Scott
Young girl (uncredited) Young girl (uncredited)   See fewer
Jack Sharp
Man in Audience (uncredited) Man in Audience (uncredited)   See fewer
Valerie Stanton
Bathing beauty (uncredited) Bathing beauty (uncredited)   See fewer
John Timberlake
Commuter (uncredited) Commuter (uncredited)   See fewer
John Triplett
Man in Crowd (uncredited) Man in Crowd (uncredited)   See fewer
Jim Tyson
Portly Man (uncredited) Portly Man (uncredited)   See fewer
Jennifer White
Isobel (uncredited) Isobel (uncredited)   See fewer
Neil Wilson
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
Fred Wood
Beauty Pageant Observer (Unimpressed at Rear) (uncredited) Beauty Pageant Observer (Unimpressed at Rear) (uncredited)   See fewer
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