The film is rather more shrill than you might expect from hay, at least initially, but it settles down considerably once his mission begins. If the mods feel this reply is inadequate feel free to delete it. This time hay and his confederates cross the path of a gang of nazi spies, operating covertly in london. One such release is the goose steps out which is getting a special 75th anniversary release, and is a comedy great from the 1940s will hay plays william pots, a bumbling teacher who turns out to be the double of a german general. A woman is told by her psychic that the man of her dreams is a doctor named steve and she sets out to find him. Marcel varnel, 1941 and fifth columnists in the black sheep of whitehall d. The goosestep book, a 1923 book by upton sinclair the goosestep, a manoeuvre made famous by australian rugby union player david campese. His work is both very funny in places and very limited in its range. Classic will hay comedy the goose steps out is due to be released on dvd and, for the first time, on bluray on monday 15th may 2017 digitally restored, and for the first time ever, presented complete and uncut, the 1942 ealing studios comedy sees early screen icon will hay star as english schoolteacher william potts. Buy the goose steps out 75th anniversary digitally restored from zavvi, the home of pop culture. With a dash of slapstick but more of a focus on wordplay, the goose steps out is a must see for fans of classic comedy. Will is a boy so traumatized by his mothers death that he retreats into silence.
The goose steps out is a british film released in 1942, starring will hay, who also codirected with basil dearden. The goose steps out 75th anniversary edition comedy legend will hay stars as william potts, a hapless, clumsy schoolteacher, who just happens to be an identical body double for a. It is a comedy of mistaken identity, with hay acting as a german spy and also an englishman who is his double. Aug 23, 2017 the goose steps out 1942 film complet en francais a 20170823t01. A bumbling teacher turns out to be the double of a german general. The star and codirector is will hay, a major british comedian of the era whose stock in trade was playing pompous, inefficient schoolmasters. During world war two, british screen comedians were put to use rallying our national spirits by making fun of the enemy. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. The film follows the relationship between fritha jenny agutter, an orphaned young girl, and philip rhayader richard harris, a lighthouse keeper in the fishing village great marsh in essex in the united kingdom. He manages to capture lifelike motion that other animators couldnt.
Feb 03, 20 a clip from the deleted scenes from will hays 1942 classic the goose steps out. The goose steps out 1942 08011942 gb comedy 1h 19m user score. Previous releases have had two very funny scenes cut out. With every racist pointed finger i can hear the goosesteps. The goose steps out a 1942 film comedy starring will hay goose step film based on the novel of the same name by shepard traube filmed as hitler beast of berlin disambiguation page providing links to topics that could be referred to by the same search term. Goose step, a special form of the equal step, which is usually demonstrated in solemn military parades. Lets hope studio canal have reinstated the missing footage for this. Fortunately, hoffman is unable to remember potts slip of the tongue. The two meet as rhayader helps fritha care for a snow goose she has found, despite his solitary lifestyle. The goose steps out 75th anniversary digitally restored. It has a music track without dialog, displaying the mother goose rhymes on title cards like an old silent film. The goose steps out competition british comedy guide. Set during the second world war, the film recounts the.
Schoolteacher william potts is the double of a captured german spy, so he is sent to. The star and codirector is will hay, a major british comedian of the era. Future actionfilm expert basil dearden cut his directorial teeth on the goose steps out, a wartime espionage comedy. The title derives from mother goose, the code name assigned to grants character. Goosed is a 1999 american film starring jennifer tilly. Win the goose steps out on bluray classic will hay comedy the goose steps out is due to be released on dvd and, for the first time, on bluray on monday 15th may 2017. Dec 17, 2014 the goose a music video by dyfingar bannadar. Mar 16, 2017 the goose steps out 75th anniversary digitally restored bluray 1942. The goose steps out 75th anniversary digitally restored bluray 1942. Their journeys, achievements and takecharge attitudes help us find meaning in the farthest corners of the earth. This is just as funny as good morning, boys, another favourite i watched recently.
The goose steps out a 1942 film comedy starring will hay. What is the origin of goose stepping, and why is it. Classic wartime comedy film starring and directed by will hay. Gooseneck trailer definition is a truck trailer whose forward part is arched like a gooses neck and swiveled to the motor unit. The slapstick is limited, with a particular reliance on the star nobbling the enemy with a sandfilled sock, but it is, as so often with hay, the scripting where the joy lies. Hay plays teacher william potts who looks strangely like a captured nazi general. Schoolteacher william potts is the double of a captured german spy, so he is sent to germany by british intelligence to obtain the plans of a new secret weapon, causing chaos in.
The goose steps out 75th anniversary edition comedy legend will hay stars as william potts, a hapless, clumsy schoolteacher, who just happens to be an identical body double for a notorious german nazi general. Will hays third film for ealing studios finds the legendary comic parachuted into nazi germany when british intelligence discover that hes the spitting image of an enemy master spy. It is our answer to spokespeople or brand ambassadors. It introduced the song pass me by by cy coleman and carolyn leigh, later recorded by peggy lee, frank sinatra and others. Future action film expert basil dearden cut his directorial teeth on the goose steps out, a wartime espionage comedy. The goose steps out 75th anniversary edition bluray dvd. If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the faq by clicking the faq link. Set during the second world war, the film recounts the adventures. Take advantage of great prices on bluray, 4k, merchandise, games, clothing and more. With will hay, charles hawtrey, peter croft, barry morse.
Its both dry and broad, swift in laughs and spot on in commentary. Legendary comic will hay plays the inept schoolmaster whos parachuted into nazi germany when british intelligence discover that hes the spitting image of an enemy master spy. The step originated in prussian military drill in the mid18th century and was called the stechschritt literally, piercing step or stechmarsch. Gooseneck trailer definition of gooseneck trailer by. Will haybasil dearden, 1941 before venturing behind enemy lines in the goose steps out 1942, following the light adventurecomedy examples set by rex harrison in night train to munich d. The film won an oscar for best original screenplay. For the time 1946, mother goose stories is innovative and high quality. Weve found 192 lyrics, 22 artists, and 50 albums matching goose step. Father goose is a 1964 american technicolor romantic comedy film set in world war ii, starring cary grant, leslie caron and trevor howard. Hill plays a mildmannered and bumbling schoolteacher of course who turns out to be the double of a nazi spy. The goose steps out is a very good example of how this film was a box office smash hit, and while the world war two setting may of aged, but the comedy we see in the film will never fade away, and helps the new generation appreciate what people enjoyed in 1942 and why the flocked to the cinema to banish the blues of the second world war.
I found it tickles that funny bone which constructs our knowledge of history with our knowledge of reality. This said the goose steps out is about as funny a film as he made. The goose steps out 1942 a schoolteacher poses as an enemy spy in order to gather vital information concerning a new topsecret weapon. Goosed is a 1999 american film starring jennifer tilly plot.
A clip from the deleted scenes from will hays 1942 classic the goose steps out. Request details the goose steps out movie and tv subtitles in multiple languages, thousands of translated subtitles uploaded daily. The geese marching in a line, hissing in rice lane city farm, walton, liverpool thank you for viewing my video. The bird has been injured by hunters shooting at it. Carol reed, 1940 and leslie howard in pimpernel smith d. The goose steps out 1942 tt0034801 schoolteacher william potts is the double of a captured german spy, so he is sent to germany by british intelligence to obtain the plans of a new secret weapon, causing chaos in a hitler youth school in the process. Digitally restored, and for the first time ever, presented complete and uncut, the 1942 ealing studios comedy sees early screen icon will hay star as english schoolteacher. The goose steps out is a satirical and lighthearted take on world war 2 espionage, but more than that it is also an example of how comedy can be timeless. Hays third film for ealing studios is stuffed with memorable sequences, including the notoriously hilarious classroom. The goose step is a feature of military ceremonies in dozens of countries, to varying extents. Before they pass out from excessive drinking, hoffman ridicules hitlers moustache while potts lets out that he is a british spy. It was the film debut of peter ustinov plot summary. Some countries use the goose step as a general parade step performed by all troops, while others reserve it for honour guards and ceremonial units. Will hay the goose steps out missing footage digital spy.
Potts cleverly tricks one of the students into revealing details of security at the lab and breaks in. Set at the beginning of world war ii, the film uses the backdrop of the ongoing political events and battles throughout the narrative. The goose step is a special marching step performed on formal military parades and other ceremonies. Grey goose opening scene cocktail recipe film festival cocktails. Assistir o filme the goose steps out online legendado lancamento. Will haybasil dearden, 1941 before venturing behind enemy lines in the goose steps out 1942, following the light adventurecomedy. While marching in parade formation, troops swing their legs in unison off the ground while keeping each leg rigidly straight. A schoolteacher poses as an enemy spy in order to gather vital information concerning a new topsecret weapon. One day he meets randall, a friendly but flatulent talking goose, who helps him regain his voice. He is flown into germany to impersonate the general and cause chaos and hilarity in a hitler youth college. Sent to germany to impersonate the general and steal a new bomb the nazis are working on, he finds himself having. Dependable british director who began his film career working on will hay comedies like my learned friend, then moved onto a range of drama and comedy. The goose steps out is another fine comedy from will hay, here repackaged as a propaganda movie for british viewers during ww2.
Stars will hay, frank pettingell, julien mitchell, charles hawtrey, peter croft and others. The goose step is hard to perform correctly and is very training intensive, which is why it was adopted to show that troops are well trained and drilled. Goose step film based on the novel of the same name by shepard. The goose steps out 1942 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. The goose steps out 1942 film complet en francais a 20170823t01.412 1556 618 521 1565 1464 974 223 11 1166 1328 39 1154 867 355 602 664 886 717 524 668 173 1106 1545 1398 540 548 1313 771 546 1309 1017 595 326 674 1372