The Runaway Bus (1954)

The Runaway Bus


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Lantern-jawed British comedian Frankie Howerd, best known to American TV fans as the star of the raucous historical satire Up Pompeii, heads the cast of The Runaway Bus. Howard plays Percy Lamb, a novice bus driver assigned to drive a coach from one London ariport to another. Alas, the city is enveloped in a thick fog, and poor Percy gets lost, along with his half-dozen passengers and a hidden cache of stolen gold. Most of the film's best moments go to Margaret Rutherford as a not-so-sweet old … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Classics, Comedy
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On DVD: Nov 27, 2007



as Cynthia Beeston

as Lee Nichols

as Edward Schroeder

as Henry Waterman

as Peter Jones

as Janie Grey

as Inspector Henley

as Duty Officer

as Administrative Offic...

as Receptionist

as Percy Lamb

as Newsreader

as Travel Girl
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A modestly amusing caper film from producer, writer and director Val Guest.

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