GenreComedy, Drama, Romance Music directorEdmund Crispin CountryUnited Kingdom
Release date1961 (1961) WriterBruce Montgomery (original story and screenplay) CastJames Robertson Justice (Sir Benjamin Boyd), Leslie Phillips (Mervyn Hughes), Paul Massie (Malcolm Stewart), Kenneth Williams (Harold Chesney), Liz Fraser (Miranda Kennaway), Eric Barker (Dr. Morgan Rutherford) Similar moviesRelated Gerald Thomas movies
TaglineA laugh in every note!
Raising the Wind is a 1961 British comedy film written by Bruce Montgomery and directed by Gerald Thomas. It starred James Robertson Justice, Leslie Phillips, Kenneth Williams, Liz Fraser, Eric Barker and Sid James. It is set in an elite music school.
Raising the Wind uses a cast of actors drawn from the Carry On and Doctor films that were popular at the time, although it is not an official member of either series.