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Director  Andrew Sinclair
Cinematography  Ian Wilson
Language  English
5.2/10 IMDb

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Genre  Comedy
Country  United Kingdom
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Writer  Andrew Sinclair (book)
Release date  1970
Cast  Joanna Lumley (Susie), Richard Warwick (Bumbo Bailey), Jeremy Child, John Bird
Similar movies  The Queens Guards (1961)

The Breaking of Bumbo is a 1970 British comedy film written and directed by Andrew Sinclair, a former Coldstream Guards National service officer that was updated from his 1959 novel of the same name that featured the Suez Crisis. It starred Richard Warwick, Joanna Lumley, Jeremy Child and Edward Fox.

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Plot

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Newly commissioned Fusilier Guards Ensign 'Bumbo' Bailey learns the facts of life from his new girl friend in Swinging London as well as from his platoon and commanding officer.

Cast

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  • Richard Warwick - Bumbo
  • Joanna Lumley - Susie
  • Natasha Pyne - Sheila
  • Jeremy Child - Billy
  • John Bird - Jock
  • Donald Pickering - Jorum
  • Derek Newark - CSM Peters
  • Don McKillop - RSM
  • Peter Myers - CO
  • Simon Williams - Crutcher
  • Timothy Carlton - Bean
  • Edward Fox - Horwood
  • George Janson - Farquhar
  • Robert Swann - Machaffie
  • Peter Whitting - Downley
  • Robert Russell - Sergeant Clegg
  • Howard Southern - Lance Corporal Johnson
  • Warren Clarke - Guardsmen Andrews
  • Andrew Bradford - Guardsmen Simons
  • Michael Burrell - Guardsmen Matt
  • Jon Croft - Guardsmen James
  • Ron Davies - Guardsmen Bart
  • Peter Laird - Guardsmen Munch
  • Michael Taylor - Guardsmen Smith
  • Robert Tayman - Guardsmen Phillips
  • Francis Wallis - Guardsmen Thomson
  • William Fox - Brigadier
  • Anouska Hempel - Debutante
  • Jeffry Wickham - Medical Officer

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