Starring Academy Award® winner Maggie Smith (The Prime of Miss Jean Bodie), Academy Award® winner Robery Morley (Around the World in 80 Days) and Dennis Price (Kind Hearts and Coronets) this is a comedy caper not to be missed.
Bernard, Harry and Alfie are three charming but unsuccessful crooks whose smash-and-grab tactics always go awry.
On their way to another stint behind bars, the trio spot an on call fire engine and hatch a new plan. Upon release they set out to aquire a fire engine to use as the perfect getaway vehicle on a jewellery robbery.
When the gang get mistaken for real firemen their plan begins to slowly unravel. Scared off by the police, Harry runs for cover in a local boutique where he meets beautiful sales assistant Chantal, who might just hold the key to finally pulling a successful heist.