Dennis Potter's innovative musical drama, starring a young Ewan McGregor. On the eve of the Suez crisis, two rock 'n' roll obsessed War Office clerks dream of life outside the army - and true love.
Private Hopper passes the day in the War Office dreaming of becoming a drummer. Meanwhile, new recruit Private Francis is dancing to a different beat...
Private Hopper passes the day in the War Office dreaming of becoming a drummer
Francis' worst fears about who lives upstairs with the beautiful Sylvia are confirmed
Hopper continues to fantasise at work and discusses women and love with Francis
Hopper is dreaming of Lisa. Francis is dreaming of Sylvia.
Sylvia despairs at Francis and is angry at Atterbow
Francis has a confession to make to his family: Vickie is horrified, Fred just laughs