Mr. Drake and his wife live a nice, quiet life on their Sussex farm, until one of their ducks lays a radioactive egg made of uranium! When the government finds out about this, the Armed ... See full summary »
Douglas Fairbanks Jr.,
During the Cold War, an idiotic R.N. lieutenant, who cannot be fired due to his connections, is transferred from the Admiralty to the far away Mothball Fleet to a rusty destroyer whose crew is running an illegal money-making scheme.
I saw this on TV a long time age, loved it, and wish to see it again. It is funny in ways that are unexpected, when communication is unclear and people try to do the right thing anything may occur. The look back in time to early television for an older audience is interesting and the end really occurs at the end of the story. This can be watched by all age groups as it is not violent.
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