Once a Jolly Swagman, DVD



British drama about a speedway racer, starring Dirk Bogarde.

Bill Fox (Bogarde) is a factory worker in 1930s England who quits his job to become a motorbike rider.

Success goes to his head, and he leaves his wife (Sandra Dorne) for socialite Pat (Renee Asherson), but when tragedy strikes on the track he returns to his wife, and joins a union to fight for riders' rights.


  • Format: DVD
  • Region: 2
  • Certification: (U)
  • EAN: 5060105720680
  • Catalogue number: STW0004
  • Studio: Spirit Entertainment
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  • Genre: Drama
  • Colour: B/W


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