About the film
The Testing of Eric Olthwaite
Release Date: September 27, 1977
|Genres||:||TV Movie, Comedy|
|Writers||:||Michael Palin, Terry Jones|
Eric Olthwaite is so boring that his family all leave home to escape him. Then one day he is accidentally caught up in a bank robbery and discovers that the robber shares his interests in shovels,black pudding and rainfall so they team up to make daring raids to steal rainfall records. As a result Eric becomes famous and is considered interesting again,so much so that he is made the mayor of Denley Moor.