Back-Room Boy

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  • 1942
  • 1 hr 22 min
  • 6.3  (262)

Bored BBC backroom boy Arthur Pilbeam (Arthur Askey) transmits timekeeping 'pips' over the radio in Morse code, and finds himself banished to Scotland to set up a new weather station at an Orkney island lighthouse. To his delight a boatload of models are shipwrecked - then the girls start to vanish one by one. Nazi spies are behind it, but Arthur gets the better of them, also posing as a mermaid to lure an enemy battleship into a minefield.

Back-Room Boy
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Bored BBC backroom boy Arthur Pilbeam (Arthur Askey) transmits timekeeping 'pips' over the radio in Morse code, and finds himself banished to Scotland to set up a new weather station at an Orkney island lighthouse. To his delight a boatload of models are shipwrecked - then the girls start to vanish one by one. Nazi spies are behind it, but Arthur gets the better of them, also posing as a mermaid to lure an enemy battleship into a minefield.

Back-Room Boy is a 1942 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 22 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.3.

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  • Release Date
    1942
  • Runtime
    1 hr 22 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.3  (262)