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Sam Palmer is a cricket player who is playing the last Test match of his career. His schoolboy son, Reggie, is a budding poet who disappoints Sam by not attending the penultimate day's play... See full summary »
Opening credits: All characters and events in this film are fictitious. Any similarity to actual events or persons, living or dead, is purely coincidental.
Ought to be a exciting day?
Cricket Fan in the Stand.: I hope not. All I want is to see the boys piling up the runs quietly and not getting out. Don't want any excitement, thanks
Senator: Pardon me sir, but as a stranger in these parts, may I ask a question?
Cricket Fan in the Stand.: Go ahead.
Senator: This, I gather, ...
At the end of the first day of England's innings it is said that they scored 320. The next day on the radio, John Arlott says 283.
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