Charlie Bubbles (1967) Movie

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Ratings / Votes
6.4/ 10 (298 Votes)

MPAA Ratings

Production Company
Memorial Enterprises [gb]
Universal Pictures [gb]

Production Designer

All Producers

All Directors


Release Date
(UK) - July 1967
(USA) - 11 February 1968
(Denmark) - 27 May 1968
(Mexico) - 25 November 1968
(Finland) - 24 January 1969

Running Time

If You Think You're Old Enough


Technical Support
OFM:35 mm
PFM:35 mm

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Full Cast

  1. Blakely, Colin as [Smokey Pickles] <2>
  2. Boyd, Rex as [Receptionist] <20>
  3. Carlisle, Peter (I) as [Man in Cafe] <17>
  4. Finney, Albert as [Charlie Bubbles] <1>
  5. Garland, Timothy as [Jack Bubbles] <5>
  6. Gladwin, Joe as [Waiter in Hotel] <21>
  7. Hill, Charles (III) as [Head Waiter] <9>
  8. Innes, George as [Garage Attendant] <13>
  9. Lake, Alan (I) as [Airman] <15>
  10. Lamb, Charles (I) as [Mr. Noseworthy] <10>
  11. Mosley, Bryan as [Herbert] <25>
  12. Norris, Ted as [Bill] <24>
  13. Pearson, Richard (II) as [Accountant] <6>
  14. Pentelow, Arthur as [Man With Car] <14>
  15. Phipps, Nicholas as [Agent] <7>
  16. Ronane, John as [Gerry] <22>
  17. Sallis, Peter as [Solicitor] <8>
  18. Shepherd, Albert as [Policeman] <23>
  19. Suschitzky, Peter as (uncredited) [Mr. Noseworthy]
  20. Coupland, Diana as [Maud] <12>
  21. Engel, Susan (I) as [Nanny] <19>
  22. Joyce, Yootha as [Woman in Cafe] <16>
  23. Marsh, Jean as (uncredited) [Waitress]
  24. Mason, Margery as [Mrs. Noseworthy] <11>
  25. Minnelli, Liza as [Eliza] <4>
  26. Padbury, Wendy as [Woman in Cafe] <18>
  27. Whitelaw, Billie as [Lottie Bubbles] <3>


  1. Comedy
  2. Drama

Full Plot

Charlie Bubbles, a writer, up from the working class of Manchester, England, who, in the course of becoming prematurely rich and famous, has mislaid a writer's basic tool - the capacity to feel and to respond. Now he must visit his estranged wife and son, whom he has set up on a farm outside his native city. His journey accidentally becomes an attempt to reestablish his connections with life, people, and his own history. alfiehitchie Plot not found

Movie Certificate

18A (Canada)(Ontario)
S (Finland)
15 (UK)

Music Composers

  1. Donat, Misha


  1. Suschitzky, Peter

Dress Designers

  1. Blake, Yvonne (I)


J. Arthur Rank Film Distributors [gb] - (1967) (UK) (theatrical)
National Broadcasting Company (NBC) [us] - (1970) (USA) (TV) (original airing)
Regional Film Distributors - (1968) (USA) (theatrical)

Film Editors

  1. McDonell, Fergus


  1. Barber, David (I) (assistant to producer)
  2. Dearnaley, Doreen (continuity) (as Doreen Dearnley)
  3. Frears, Stephen (personal assistant to director)
  4. Freeman, Geoff (I) (unit publicist)


Charlie Bubbles: The back door was wide open. Anybody could have walked in instead of me. You might have got a sex maniac. Lottie Bubbles: Not with my luck.

Other Titles

  1. Ein erfolgreicher Blindgänger (1967) (ENG)
    (West Germany)

  2. L'errore di vivere (1967) (ENG)

Shooting/Filming Locations

  1. Manchester, Greater Manchester, England, UK
  2. Old Trafford (MUFC), Manchester, Greater Manchester, England, UK