Jailbirds Sailors Don't Care

  |  Buy to Own: 31/08/2015
  |  147 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
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Double bill of British wartime comedies directed by Oswald Mitchell. In 'Jailbirds' (1940), escaped convicts Nick (Charles Hawtrey) and Bill (Albert Burdon) get jobs working in a bakery where they try to hide a stolen diamond necklace by placing it in a loaf of bread. But the pair are forced to come up with a daring scheme to recover the stolen jewels when the prized necklace goes missing. 'Sailors Don't Care' (1940), follows the antics of father and son Nobby (Tom Gamble) and Joe Clark (Edward Rigby) after they join the River Patrol Service.