Not Rated | | Adventure, Comedy, Crime
The mirthful adventures of Police-Sergeant Samuel Dudfoot and his two constables, Albert Brown and Jeremiah Harbottle, who stage a fabricated crime-wave to save their jobs---and then find themselves involved in the real thing.
The penultimate comedy featuring Will Hay, Moore Marriott and Graham Moffatt. Hay had made it clear by the time this film was made, that he wished to terminate the comedy partnership.
Constable Jeremiah 'Jerry' Harbottle:
When the tide runs low in the smugglers' cove, / And the 'eadless 'orseman rides above, / He drives along with his wild hallo, / And that's the time when the smugglers go in their little boats to the schooner and bring back the kegs of brandy and ...
Sergeant Dudfoot rips off the silver top of the helmet belonging to Constable Harbottle to use its as a funnel to fill the police car with petrol. However, in the next scene we see that Harbottle is wearing his helmet complete with the silver top.