The Square Peg

The Square Peg

Director: John Paddy Carstairs Cast: Norman Wisdom, Honor Blackman, Edward Chapman

DVD (Black & White)


In this British comedy, set during WWII, a street laborer likes to harass the British soldiers and ends up drafted into becoming part of the British army labor regiment. Unfortunately, a mix-up occurs and he ends up being parachuted behind Nazi lines where he is mistaken for a Nazi officer.

Product Details

Release Date: 09/09/2008
UPC: 0018619778050
Original Release: 1958
Source: Televista
Region Code: 0
Presentation: [B&W]
Sound: [Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time: 1:26:00

Special Features

Theatrical trailer; Norman Wisdom selected audio recordings

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Norman Wisdom Norman Pitkin,Gen. Schreiber
Honor Blackman Lesley Cartland
Edward Chapman Wilfred Grimsdale
Campbell Singer Sgt. Loder
Hattie Jacques Gretchen von Schmetterling
Brian Worth Henri Le Blanc
Terry Alexander Capt. Wharton
John Warwick Col. Layton
Arnold Bell Gen. Hunt
Andre Maranne Jean-Claude
Victor Beaumont Jogenkraut
Frank Williams Capt. Ford
Eddie Leslie Medical Officer
Martin Boddey Actor
Harold Goodwin Actor
Oliver Reed Actor
John Heller Actor
Richard Marner Actor
Fred Griffith Actor
Victor Maddern Actor
Hazel Sutton Actor

Technical Credits
John Paddy Carstairs Director
Henry E. Blyth Screenwriter
Yvonne Caffin Costumes/Costume Designer
Roger Cherrill Editor
Jack Cox Cinematographer
Jack Davies Screenwriter
Philip Green Score Composer
Eddie Leslie Screenwriter
Hugh Stewart Producer
Norman Wisdom Screenwriter

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- The Square Peg
1. Pitkin [8:54]
2. Hampering [8:17]
3. Escape [6:12]
4. Soldiers [7:29]
5. Training [5:05]
6. Overseas [6:54]
7. Captured [3:56]
8. Schreiber [9:29]
9. Company [12:26]
10. Impersonate [6:29]
11. Caught [8:22]
12. The Mayor [2:05]
1. I'd Like To Put On Record (That I Love You, Love You, Love You) [2:07]
2. London Melody [2:37]
3. Once In Love With Amy [3:06]
4. Beware [3:02]
5. Don't Laugh At Me [3:30]
6. Marcissus (The Laughing Song) [2:58]
7. The Heart Of a Clown [3:09]
8. My Little Dog (Where's He Gone) [4:03]
9. Young At Heart [2:45]
10. Just To Be With You [2:51]
11. They Didn't Believe Me [2:51]
12. You Were Meant For Me [2:15]
13. So Nice To Dream [2:57]
14. Please Opportunity [3:46]
15. Take a Step In the Right Direction [2:04]
16. I'll Always Love You [2:21]
17. Boy Meets Girl [2:46]
18. Imposible [2:17]
19. Two Rivers [2:52]
20. I Don't 'Arf Love You [2:33]

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