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I"m all right, Jack.

Alan Hackney

I"m all right, Jack.

by Alan Hackney

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Published by Pan Books .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published (B58-8052) as Private life. Gollancz, 1958.

The Physical Object
Pagination158p.,18cm
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19407712M

Returning from the war with hopes of a successful business career, a naive man finds himself caught up in the struggles between profit-oriented management and an aggressive trade union. Topical in its day but almost quaint now, this classic comedy has a swipe at both bosses and unions. Peter. All I wanna hear is baby I'm in Yeahh Baby I'm in Yeeaah Oh baby I'm in Woah Baby I'm, in, yeah (yeah) yeah You're the girl for me and I know that You ain't gotta cut me no slack Go step by step take it slow, yeah I wanna make sure we get it right We get it right (get it right) This time Okay, maybe I didn't give you enough attention.

Enter your location to see which movie theaters are playing I'm All Right Jack near you. ENTER CITY, STATE OR ZIP CODE GO. Fandango FANALERT® Sign up for a FANALERT® and be the first to know when tickets and other exclusives are available in your area. Also sign me up for FanMail to get updates on all things movies: tickets, special offers 76%(K). If Carlton-Browne of the FO () extended the Boulting Brothers' subject matter into the arena of world politics, I'm All Right Jack () brought them squarely back into a domestic setting. For the first time, they took comic swipes at all and sundry in a highly recognisable and everyday setting, creating a swingeing satire which upset many at the time, and is still capable of .

I'm All Right Jack - Digitally Restored. This sequel to Private's Progress takes a satirical look at trade unions and labour relations.. Upon leaving the army, upper class twit Windrush (Ian Carmichael) takes a job in long he has inadvertently started a national strike, which is subsequently mishandled by everyone involved. Exploding like a case of shook-up canned champagne, the British satire I'm All Right Jack () is what happens when you tamp down a nation's populace with centuries of emotional repression and monarchal injustice, years of seriously homefront-sacrificial war, and a decade-plus of cheery subsequent postwar commercialization and Americanization. The movie is a geyser of social .


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Directed by John Boulting. With Ian Carmichael, Terry-Thomas, Peter Sellers, Richard Attenborough. A naive aristocrat in search of a career becomes caught up in the struggles between his profit-minded uncle and an aggressive labor union/10(K).

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Blu-ray Audio Quality – There is only one standard audio track on this Blu-ray release: English LCPM Mono Audio/5(). The most memorable and directly political, I’m All Right Jack, has a still of Sellers and Carmichael from I’m All Right Jack on the cover, but nowhere does the book Author: Philip French.

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Audience Reviews for I'm All Right Jack. For me, this is the best film of all Jack. book. A superb cast of the UK's finest character actors and an A1 script. Peter Sellers was truly 88%.

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I'm all right, Jack definition: a remark indicating smug and complacent selfishness | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples. I'm alright, Jack is a British expression used to describe those who act only in their own best interests even if assistance to others would necessitate minimal effort on their behalf.

It carries a pejorative tone and is relatively rarely used to describe the speaker: "I limped down the aisle and asked a fellow to move along one seat so I could sit down, but he refused: "I'm alright Jack".

title details and video sharing options. now playing I'm All Right Jack -- (Movie Clip) Fred Kite. Stanley (Ian Carmichael) has his first encounter with the efficient shop steward Fred Kite (Peter Sellers) in the Boulting brothers' I'm All Right Jack.

I'm All Right Jack (Roy Boulting, ) 7/ A naive aristocrat is used as a tool by his rich Uncle and the labour union at a factory when he decides to go into his family's business and start at the bottom of the ladder.

Amusing film with a superb cast of British character actors all at their peak/5(). I’m All Right Jack is a classic British comedy film from by John and Roy Boulting, otherwise known as the Boulting brothers.

Identical twins with their own production company, Charter Film Productions, John and Roy used to take it in turns with one. Find trailers, reviews, synopsis, awards and cast information for I'm All Right, Jack () - John Boulting on AllMovie - Set in the s in Britain, this award-winning 8/ the Boulting brothers' acerbic satire I'm All Right Jack () is a merciless and hilarious dagger thrown at both Labor and Management, two opposing factions each rotten with exclusive self.

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I'm All Right, Jack. When upper class dimwit Stanley Windrush is discharged from the army, his aunt insists he should get a job in management.

But two ex-army colleagues, now factory owners. I absolutely hooted!!!!. If you are a dog owner or lover you will totally identify with JACK and this book.

He's so dumb and lovely all at the same time. If you ever wonder what your dog is thinking or why he is doing what he is doing, just read this. You'll absolutely love it. I recommend this to everyone. Children and us big kids alike/5(18). I'm All Right Jack is directed and produced by John and Roy Boulting from a script by Frank Harvey, John Boulting and Alan Hackney.

It's based on the novel Private Life by Hackney and is a sequel to the Boulting's film Private's Progress/5(). English [] Phrase []. I'm all right, Jack Indicates a selfish attitude, not worried about any problems one's friends and neighbours might haveOften associated with strikes and other trade union industrial actions.November 6, Bill Blanko, Party politics, From my vantage point at the large, shiny bar in the centre of the room, I could swear I spotted .The excellent author Ring Lardner wrote You Know Me Al.

This book is arguably one of the top pieces in American humor writing. It is a fictional book written about Jack Keefe who is a pitcher for the Chicago White Sox in the early s. Throughout the book, Jack talks about all of his ups and downs in his career, on and off of the field/5.The first mystery in this book is to figure out who is the intended victim of a bombing that interrupts a cribbage tournament.

There are plenty of potentials for the 'right jack' from the attractive female Navy officer with a sensitive job and a Russian 'adopted Uncle' whose son is KGB and to a member of Sigrid's detective squad.4/5.