Two way stretch film

Dodger lane peter sellers is nearing the end of a threeyear robbery sentence alongside accomplices jelly knight david lodge. Robert day, director of peter sellers twoway stretch. In 1960 a film entitled two way stretch was released, which starred some of the greatest british actors and actresses of the time peter sellers, bernard cribbins, wilfrid hydewhite, maurice denham, and beryl reid to name just five. Tudor productions, john harvel prods, vale film prods. Tie the stretch film to the corner of the pallet and make one or two full revolutions around the pallet. Twoway stretch was filmed in london at aldershot, maidstone, windsor, and pirbright and was tentatively titled nothing barred until they came up with the final name. Twoway stretch, sometimes titled nothing barred, is a 1960 british comedy film, about a group of prisoners who plan to break out of jail, commit a robbery, and. Twoway stretch is the one where peter sellers, bernard cribbins and david lodge break out of prison to commit a robbery, then break back in to provide themselves with the perfect alibi. Two way stretch 1960, a film by robert day theiapolis. The great north road from london to grantham, filmed in august 1939, film 461 duration. Winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival toronto intl film festival awards central festival central all events.

However, their plans are disrupted by the arrival of a strict new chief prison officer. Peter sellers has planned the perfect robbery while in prison. Tough prison guard crout wilfrid hydewhite has reopened the quarry, cracking down on inmates jelly david lodge, lennie bernard cribbins and dodger peter sellers, which doesnt work out, in two way stretch, 1960 view the tcmdb entry for twoway stretch 1961. If you drew them theyd look like a map of the underground. He intends to break out of prison, steal a fortune in diamonds, and break back into prison before anyone notices.

Two way stretch 1960 dodger lane peter sellers is nearing the end of a threeyear robbery sentence alongside accomplices jelly knight david. Two way stretch is a comedycrime film directed by robert day, released on january 23 of 1961 in the usa. Dodger lane, jelly knight and lennie price may have been locked up in a cell together for the last three years but they get milk and bread delivered from the outside world, along with the papers. Tough prison guard crout wilfrid hydewhite has reopened the quarry, cracking down on inmates jelly david lodge, lennie bernard cribbins and dodger peter sellers, which doesnt work out, in two way stretch, 1960. Two way stretch is a film directed by robert day with peter sellers, david lodge, bernard cribbins, wilfrid hydewhite, year. With peter sellers, david lodge, bernard cribbins, wilfrid hydewhite.

The always chipper wilfred hydewhite shines even more. Three convicts escape from jail in the countryside, exteriors actually in the caledonian road, north london, pentonville prison, where oscar wilde was banged up, representing reading goal, but such is the way of the location managers. There are a variety of widths, thicknesses, and types of stretch film. Two way stretch 1960 cast and crew dodger lane peter sellers is nearing the end of a threeyear robbery sentence alongside accomplices jelly knight david lodge and lennie price bernard. Peter sellers and wilfrid hydewhite hm prison huntleigh is hardly the peak of british discipline. This clip from twoway stretch sets the scene very nicely, with dodger lane peter sellers, lennie bernard cribbins and jelly knight david. British filming locations for the movie two way stretch 1960 including maps, screenshots, and other nearby film locations. A great british crime comedy always worth another watch, two way stretch is the one about the cosily imprisoned crooks who hatch a scheme to pull off a heist with a perfect alibi by breaking out of their nick, doing the job and then breaking back into the jug again to serve out their sentences. Dodger lane peter sellers has planned the perfect robbery while in prison.

Prisoner dodger lane plans a heist which will involve slipping out of prison to steal some diamonds. Two way stretch is a hilarious british comedy from the 1960s which centers around three prisoners who scheme the ultimate heist from behind the very bars which constrain them. But i absolutely love two way stretch and its all but my favourite british comedy of all time. Two way stretch 1960 dodger lane peter sellers has planned the perfect robbery while in prison.

Convicts sellers, cribbins and lodge treat prison like a holiday camp and hatch a plan with bogus clergyman hydewhite to escape from the joint. From the golden era of british comedy, twoway stretch is a classic and well worth ninety minutes of anybobys time. Forget inspector clouseau,this is the definitive peter sellers. I particularly love the opening third of robert days film because it. A very funny british prison comedy that owes a bit to the 1938 film convict 99. Ive been at the seaside, showing a good friend his way round a fuji xt1. Twoway stretch is a hilarious british comedy from the 1960s which centers around three prisoners who scheme the ultimate heist from behind the very bars which constrain them. Honestly, though, it didnt bother me all that much because the film is just so darn fun. The chief delight of the film is lionel jeffriess bristling, infuriated, hilariously. Two way stretch, sometimes titled nothing barred, is a 1960 british comedy film, about a group of prisoners who plan to break.

Two way stretch 1960 movie clip not enough rocks to. Peter sellers, usually an eccentric support in these things. Anonymous favorite favorite february 6, 2019 subject. Smedley aston production has everything lovers of classic british.

Peter sellers gives another deft, very funny performance in two way stretch. Peter sellers is starring, alongside david lodge, bernard cribbins, wilfrid hydewhite, maurice denham and lionel jeffries. Dodger lane sellers has planned the perfect robbery while in prison. Delightful, dry comedy with an appeal not unlike a british version of hogans heroes. Two way stretch was filmed in london at aldershot, maidstone, windsor, and pirbright and was tentatively titled nothing barred until they came up with the final name. Two way stretch 1960 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. If you havent seen this movie youre in for a treat. Peter sellers certainly has a large filmography, but why this film has not been given more attention is truly baffling. But while that later film is tightly plotted, offbeat and consistently hilarious, this one is mostly tame, laboured and lethargic. In two way stretch from 1960 and directed by robert day. Peter sellers, usually an eccentric support in these things, takes a rare lead as cocky. Two way stretch is a 1960 film starring peter sellers, david lodge, bernard cribbins.

Three prison trustees sellers, david lodge and bernard cribbins are living the life of riley in an extremely lax lockup, where they receive milk, eggs and the paper each morning and attend edifying classes to prepare them for life on the outside. Lane, who, while serving the last couple weeks of a prison sentence, hatches a plan for the perfect robbery with his two cellmates. From the golden era of british comedy, twoway stretch is a classic and well worth ninety minutes of. Two way stretch is a 1960 english film stars peter sellers, robert day, geoffrey faithfull, e. Peter sellers, usually an eccentric support in these things, takes a rare lead as cocky mastermind dodger lane, confident. Two way stretch was a dry run for the wrong arm of the law, which also featured peter sellers and bernard cribbins as crooks tangling with law enforcer lionel jeffries. Nobody really steals a film from sellers, but lionel jeffries comes closehis turn. With only a few days sentence left, and the perfect alibi, what could possibly go wrong. After the last corner is reached to complete two full revolutions, loosely pull 56 ft.

Mar 29, 20 honestly, though, it didnt bother me all that much because the film is just so darn fun. Below is a breakdown of the two most commonly used extrusion processes of stretch film. Movies locations people blog articles site info contact donate. Twoway stretch, sometimes titled nothing barred, is a 1960 british comedy film, about a group of prisoners who plan to break out of jail, commit a robbery, and then break back into jail again, thus giving them the perfect alibi that they were behind bars when the robbery occurred. Dodger lane has planned the perfect robbery while in prison. Ken jones two way stretch 1960 main theme duration. On twoway stretch 1960 a comedy about prisoners who escape jail, commit a robbery and then break back into jail sellers sent day into a.

A guide to two way stretch, the 1960 film about a trio of criminals. From the golden era of british comedy, two way stretch is a classic and well. Of course im all right jack was a peter sellers movie, along with everyone else in british comedy that wasnt in this film, plus more that were like david lodge. Two way stretch 1960 movie clip not enough rocks to go. A great british crime comedy always worth watching again, two way stretch is about imprisoned crooks who hatch a scheme to pull off a heist with a perfect alibi by breaking out, doing the job, and then breaking back in to serve out their sentences. The thin story line concerns a freeandeasy prison run by a governor who is more interested in gardening than discipline. The film is also available as part of the fourdisc peter sellers collection. Oct, 2015 tie the stretch film to the corner of the pallet and make one or two full revolutions around the pallet. Slowly work your way up the box, focusing on maintaining a. Within its 87minute time span, twoway stretch takes satirical potshots at political bleeding hearts, obese middle eastern potentates, and regulationbound british police officials. Two way stretch 1960 dodger lane peter sellers is nearing the end of a threeyear robbery sentence alongside accomplices jelly knight david lodge and lennie price bernard cribbins. Within its 87minute time span, two way stretch takes satirical potshots at political bleeding hearts, obese middle eastern potentates, and regulationbound british police officials. Hold the loose stretch film up to the boxes and make 35 lines ten inches.

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