To do this his father must pretend to be dead. When the dog loses a race and Harold has to pay off the debt, he comes up with another bright idea. Collect his father's life insurance. Harold meets him to collect the proceeds - only to find out that all of the insurance money is to go to a lover that Albert met in 1949 while Harold was in the in. Later on, old friends of Albert's come to visit and pay their respects to Albert. Along with them Mr Russell from the insurance company enters. Story: Albert Steptoe and his son Harold are junk dealers, complete with horse and cart to tour the neighbourhood.
They pay off their debt and buy a new horse with new riding equipment, but to Albert's horror, Harold invests the rest of the money in a part share of a race horse. To do this his father must pretend to be dead. Harold tries to wake him several times during the journey to the cemetery, however on the way he is hit in the head by the back door of a removal truck. They also live amicably together at the junk yard. When the dog loses a race and Harold has to pay off the debt, he comes up with another bright idea. If, like me you are a Steptoe fan, you will find this movie perfect. At the hospital Harold runs away and gets a taxi to the cemetery.
The previous Steptoe outing was very commendable but I feel it didn't give us enough to satisfy us for 90 minutes. Furthermore, he plans to pay a small fortune to keep it fed on egg and steak. They find an old mannequin among their collection of junk and fit it around Albert's body. Harold then brings home a coffin that he has been saving for the inevitable day that his father would actually die. The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. They also utilise the whole of their characters from the series in this film.
Collect his father's life insurance. Steptoe And Son Ride Again 1973 Albert Steptoe and his son Harold are junk dealers, complete with horse and cart to tour the neighbourhood. Back home, the Steptoes discover that the insurance claim would have paid out to Harold after all, due to a clause that Albert had put in the policy if his mistress ever married. Albert and Harold are on excellent form as the cat and mouse father and son characters. The thing is that whilst both Wilfrid Brambell and Harry H.
Later one of Albert's friends ask if he could look at him for a final time. There Harold accidentally smashes into a tomb and whilst being buried Albert finally wakes up and frightens everyone away. Starring : Wilfrid Brambell, Harry H. Albert Steptoe and his son Harold are junk dealers, complete with horse and cart to tour the neighbourhood. Steptoe's Grave Departure Things are typically not going well for Harold as not only does he have to deal with his dad, Albert , but an encounter with a horny housewife Diana Dors sees him accidentally ending up with his horse on the back of a removal van heading to York and a 3 day trek home.
Knowing that the coffin is actually full of scrap metal, Harold makes the excuse that his father's face is all distorted because of a difficult visit to the lavatory which is what caused him to die. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and feel good films with plots about sport, working class, rivalry, disorder, friends, ambition and contests and competitions mostly in Comedy, Sport and Drama genres. . The antics that made them famous from the long-running series is just what the viewer gets here whether its Harold having to go to work with a sandwich made from fag hash and mangle-flattened cheese! To do this his father must pretend to be dead. This movie could very well be my funniest and favourite film! Meanwhile whilst Harold finds himself in a comedy of errors Albert is up to his usual craftiness as he tries to steal chickens and even pigeons from his bird fancying neighbour. Always on the lookout for ways to improve his lot, Harold invests his father's life savings in a greyhound who is almost blind and can't see the hare.
They eventually have to sell all of their possessions to have one final bet on their dog at the races to try to pay off the money they owe. Trust me, you will enjoy this movie if you enjoy the series and the characters then this is perfect. When the dog loses a race and Harold has to pay off the debt, he comes up with another bright idea. Corbett, Diana Dors Director : Peter Sykes Running time : 95 Minutes Language : English Share this Product. They also live amicably together at the junk yard.
With the horse injured and out of action Harold decides to invest his father's hidden savings in a greyhound which turns out to be blind and unable to see the hare. However once inside the coffin, Albert falls into a deep sleep and nothing seems to wake him up. They also live amicably together at the junk yard. Ride Again' has to be the best movie conversion from a t. They announce that they have arranged a funeral for him and this isn't good news for either of the Steptoes.