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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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53 cast members
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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
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Derek Bond
Maj. R.E. Bartlett Maj. R.E. Bartlett   See fewer
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Angela Browne
Eleanor Lampton Eleanor Lampton   See fewer
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Tracey Crisp
Ruby Fairchild Ruby Fairchild   See fewer
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Allan Cuthbertson
Mr. Ballard (Attorney General) Mr. Ballard (Attorney General)   See fewer
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Noel Dyson
Mrs. Corcoran (the lady mayor) Mrs. Corcoran (the lady mayor)   See fewer
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Derek Francis
Ernest Corcoran (alderman) Ernest Corcoran (alderman)   See fewer
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Peter Jones
Robin Willobey (photographer) Robin Willobey (photographer)   See fewer
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David Lodge
Mr. Ross (editor, 'Tinmouth Times') Mr. Ross (editor, 'Tinmouth Times')   See fewer
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Stanley Unwin
Mr. Nottage (Town Clerk) Mr. Nottage (Town Clerk)   See fewer
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Frances White
Liz Corcoran Liz Corcoran   See fewer
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Michael Balfour
Sewerman Sewerman   See fewer
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Tony Selby
Harry Marshall (reporter, 'County Chronicle') Harry Marshall (reporter, 'County Chronicle')   See fewer
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Hazel Coppen
Granny Fork (as Hazel Coppin) Granny Fork (as Hazel Coppin)   See fewer
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Totti Truman Taylor
Mrs. Doe Connor (as Totti Truman-Taylor) Mrs. Doe Connor (as Totti Truman-Taylor)   See fewer
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Toni Gilpin
P.M.'s secretary P.M.'s secretary   See fewer
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Gordon Rollings
Bus conductor Bus conductor   See fewer
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Chris Adcock
Man in Crowd (uncredited) Man in Crowd (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tony Allen
Man in Crowd (uncredited) Man in Crowd (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joy Burnett
New Council Tenant (uncredited) New Council Tenant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Maxwell Craig
Man in Audience (uncredited) Man in Audience (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alexandra Dane
Photo Model (uncredited) Photo Model (uncredited)   See fewer
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Billy Davis
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Carmen Dene
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Rosemary Donnelly
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Hugh Elton
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Joanna Ford
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Arthur Goodman
Council Official (uncredited) Council Official (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ron Gregory
Councilor (uncredited) Councilor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Peter Hannon
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Victor Harrington
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Imogen Hassall
Suffragette (uncredited) Suffragette (uncredited)   See fewer
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Damaris Hayman
Miss Popkiss (Bartlett's secretary) (uncredited) Miss Popkiss (Bartlett's secretary) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Helen
Bathing Beauty (uncredited) Bathing Beauty (uncredited)   See fewer
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Walter Henry
Fireman (uncredited) Fireman (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Hilsdon
Man Delivering Newspapers (uncredited) Man Delivering Newspapers (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ned Hood
Councilor (uncredited) Councilor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lew Hooper
Commuter (uncredited) Commuter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cyril Kent
Man in Audience (uncredited) Man in Audience (uncredited)   See fewer
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Colin McKenzie
Man in Audience (uncredited) Man in Audience (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Neller
Councilor (uncredited) Councilor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Phillips
Commuter (uncredited) Commuter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bob Raymond
Commuter (uncredited) Commuter (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Roderick
Barman (uncredited) Barman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Sharp
Man in Audience (uncredited) Man in Audience (uncredited)   See fewer
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Valerie Stanton
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John Timberlake
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John Triplett
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Jim Tyson
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Neil Wilson
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Wood
Beauty Pageant Observer (Unimpressed at Rear) (uncredited) Beauty Pageant Observer (Unimpressed at Rear) (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.1 / 10 | 488 votes