School for Scoundrels

Directed by Robert Hamer
Robert Hamer
Film Movement Classics
1960
94 Minutes
United Kingdom
English
Classics, Comedy
Not Rated
Screening Formats:
DVD, Blu-ray
Aspect Ratio: 1.66 : 1
Sound: Mono
Theatrical booking
Clemence Taillandier
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Festival and non-theatrical booking
Maxwell Wolkin
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Materials and print traffic
Jimmy Weaver
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Press Inquiries
Michael Krause
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Synopsis

Based on the Stephen Potter "One Upmanship" and "Lifemanship" books, Henry Palfrey (Ian Carmichael) tries hard to impress but always loses out to the rotter Delauney. Then he discovers the Lifeman college run by "Professor" Potter (Alastair Sim) and discovers the secrets of success. But has he the courage to put all his lessons into effect? From the director of "Kind Hearts and Coronets".