Tony Hancock double bill. In 'The Rebel', a young clerk dreams of success as a painter and moves to Paris to fulfill his ambition. Fame and fortune do indeed come his way, but only after he passes off other artists' work as his own. In 'The Punch and Judy Man', Hancock plays a seaside entertainer who tries and fails to establish himself as a citizen of importance.
United Kingdom released, PAL/Region 2 DVD: LANGUAGES: English ( Dolby Digital Stereo ), SPECIAL FEATURES: 2-DVD Set, Black & White, Commentary, Interactive Menu, Scene Access, SYNOPSIS: The Rebel (1961) Anthony Hancock gives up his office job to become an abstract artist. He has a lot of enthusiasm, but little talent, and critics scorn his work. Nevertheless, he impresses an emerging very talented artist. The Punch and Judy Man (1963) Dark comedy about a seaside Punch & Judy man driven to distraction by his social climbing wife and his hatred for the snobbery of local government. He is persuaded to go to the Mayor's gala evening but it's all too much for him. SCREENED/AWARDED AT: BAFTA Awards, ...Tony Hancock Collection - 2-DVD Set ( The Rebel / The Punch & Judy Man ) ( Call Me Genius / The Punch and Judy Man )