One Way Pendulum

  • 1964
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy

A wacky British comedy about a family of eccentrics. Sykes, the father, is building a replica of the Old Bailey courts in the living room. His wife, Leggatt, hires a maid to eat the family's leftovers, and their daughter, Foster, spends her time watching apes in the zoo. Son Miller is trying to get his collection of weight scales to play a musical piece....read more

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Always On A Saturday
Cold-open from director Peter Yates, finding Groomkirby (Erik Sykes) with office colleagues, then his son, Kirby Groomkirby (Jonathan Miller) not quit (more…)
Mememto Mori
Mrs. Groomkirby (Alison Leggatt) worries that her daughter Sylvia (Julia Foster) is spending too much time at the zoo, and together they try not to wo (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A wacky British comedy about a family of eccentrics. Sykes, the father, is building a replica of the Old Bailey courts in the living room. His wife, Leggatt, hires a maid to eat the family's leftovers, and their daughter, Foster, spends her time watching a… (more)

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