About the film
beauty contest dysfunctional family based on play or musical bankruptcy washed up star music hall seaside town kitchen sink realism vaudeville performer british new wave suez crisis
Release Date: July 25, 1960
|Slogan||:||«As the applause grew fainter … As the spotlight grew dimmer … His women were younger!»|
|Production Companies||:||Woodfall Film Productions|
|Producers||:||Harry Saltzman, Maude Spector, John Croydon, R.L.M. Davidson, Pat Moon|
|Writers||:||John Osborne, John Osborne, Nigel Kneale|
Archie Rice, an old-time British vaudeville performer sinking into final defeat, schemes to stay in show business.