Idol On Parade

07/10/2013
  |  Buy to Own: 07/10/2013
  |  81 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC

Synopsis

1950s British comedy about a pop star who is conscripted into the army. Singing sensation Jeep Jackson (Anthony Newley) is drafted into the National Service but finds it difficult to fit in with his comrades with his many female fans, including his commanding officer's daughter Caroline (Anne Aubrey), eager to get close to him. Meanwhile, on his manager Herbie (Sid James)'s insistence, Jeep sneaks out of the barracks to do live performances and record new songs but his sergeant soon grows suspicious of his activities.