Penny Points to Paradise + Let’s Go Crazy

Two valuable early Peter Sellers performances, rescued from obscurity and restored by the BFI National Archive.

Two valuable early Peter Sellers performances, rescued from obscurity and restored by the BFI National Archive. Penny Points to Paradise sees all the Goons beside the seaside in a cheap and cheerful comic escapade climaxing in a Brighton waxworks. Shot around the same time, Let’s Go Crazy is a madcap selection of variety turns, with memorable performances from Spike Milligan and Sellers in multiple roles. Both films provide an important insight into British comedy history and, specifically, chart the beginnings of Seller’s rise to stardom. A must-have for all Goons fans.

Special features

  • The Slappiest Days of Our Lives (1953): compilation of clips from vintage silent comedies redubbed with a flight-of-fancy voiceover commentary by Peter Sellers.
  • Illustrated booklet containing essays, credits and film notes.
  • Dolby Digital mono audio (PCM).

Product information

    • Certificate

      PG

    • Colour

      Black/white

    • Sound

      Sound

    • Running time

      109mins

    • Languages

      English

    • Subtitles

      English language, with optional hard-of-hearing subtitles

    • Original aspect ratio

      1.33:1

    • DVD region

      • 2 Europe (except Russia, Ukraine, and Belarus), Middle East, Egypt, Japan, South Africa, Swaziland, Lesotho, Greenland, French Overseas departments and territories

    • Catalogue number

      BFIVD843

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