United Kingdom, 1949
Director: Henry Cornelius
Producer: Michael Balcon
Cast: Stanley Holloway, Betty Warren, Barbara Murray
Screenwriter: T.E.B. Clarke
Cinematography: Lionel Banes
Music: Georges Auric
Genre: Comedy
Black & White
Aspect Ratio: 1.37:1
Language: English
Running Time: 84 minutes

The accidental explosion of a buried World War II bomb unearths a hidden chamber containing treasure and an official writ exempting the surrounding area from British law, with hilarious consequences.

Awards and Nominations:
Best Writing, Story and Screenplay nomination (Academy Awards, 1950)
Best British Film nomination (BAFTA Awards, 1950)

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