1958 Clean Sweep

Clean Sweep - 1958

A Hammer production

RCA Sound Recording

Made at Bray Studios 

Black & White 29 mins featurette 


Housewife Vera Watson nags her husband, George, for wasting money on gambling on the horses. He promises to give it up, but, when he and his neighbour Ted win a horse in the Irish Sweepstakes, the temptation to have one last bet is too great. Now, the only problem he has is to make sure that Vera does not find out.....Watch the full film on YouTube


Supervising Editor James Needs
Art Director Ted Marshall
Editor A.E. Cox
Sound Recordist Jock May
Production Manager Don Weeks
1st Assistant Director Robert Lynn
Continuity Kay Mander
Make-up Phil Leakey
Hairdresser Henry Montsash
Wardrobe Molly Arbuthnot
Camera Operator Len Harris
Director of Photography Arthur Grant
Music Composed and Directed by Edwin Astley
Screenplay by Patrick Brawn
Additional Dialogue by Eric Barker
Executive Producer Michael Carreras
Produced by Anthony Hinds
Directed by Maclean Rogers


Vera Watson Thora Hird
George Watson Eric baker
Daphne Watson Vera Day
Dick Watson Ian Whittaker
Ted Wallas Eaton
Bookmaker Bill Fraser


Comic actor Eric Barker was a regular face in the early "Carry on" films. His last appearance for Hammer was in "That's Your Funeral" (1972).

Details were complied viewing the actual film. 
Source of viewing copy - The Hammer Graveyard Collection