I'm All Right Jack
I'm All Right Jack (1959)

Set in the 1950s in Britain, this award-winning social comedy by director and co-writer John Boulting features Ian Carmichael as the inept Stanley Windrush, a hopeless twit with -- we are to believe -- an Oxford degree. Unlike others in his… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 21, 2003
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Fernando F. Croce

An intermediary work, one foot in Ealing gentility, the other in the abrasion of Anderson, Reisz, et al.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Splendid Boulting Brothers satire with a great Peter Sellers performance.

Dennis Schwartz
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It's a mostly forgotten work today, despite its all right construction and the funny performance by a restrained Sellers.

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Mark Bourne

...the Boulting brothers' acerbic satire I'm All Right Jack (1959) is a merciless and hilarious dagger thrown at both Labor and Management, two opposing factions each rotten with exclusive self-interest.

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Anthony Lawrie
Fear not socialist comrades, everyone gets their fair share of ribbing in this British classic poking fun at strike culture, unionists and factory life in the… More
Cassandra Maples
For me, this is the best film of all time. A superb cast of the UK's finest character actors and an A1 script. Peter Sellers was truly magnificent as the… More
Eric Broome
Sharp but somewhat dated satire about unions, strikes and industry in 1950s Britain. The opening scene in the candy factory is a riot -- I wish the rest of the… More