Clockwise (1986)

This eccentric British comedy stars the talented John Cleese as punctilious Brian Stimpson, the stern, standard-bearing headmaster of a provincial school. When he misses a train that was supposed to deliver him to a convention of… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: December 4, 2001
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Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

Should be funnier, but not bad.

Scott Weinberg

Overlooked Cleese comedy.

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Jens S.
When a perfectionist and always punctual headmaster gets on the wrong train, his well-organized world is falling to pieces and a trail of chaos ensues. Of… More
Ross Collins
Boy, has this movie dated but it does offer some 80s nostalgia. John Cleese playing a Basil Fawlty like character, as he does best, embarks on a journey that… More
Cassandra Maples
A scrupulously punctual headmaster in an English comprehensive school sets off for the Headmaster's Conference to deliver a keynote speech. One little slip… More
Dean King
Things go from bad to worse in this funny British comedy starring John Cleese.
Phil Hubbs
A great forgotten comedy, makes me sweat and nervous everytime I watch it haha I just keep wanting him to succeed aarrrggghhhh there are some dull moments but… More
xGary Xx
A one idea british farce that's held together by John Cleese in his element, but there's very little little to it. Mildly amusing but never laugh out… More