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Miss Mactaggart Won't Lie Down

Sprightly Scottish spinster Miss MacTaggart makes an unexpected return from the dead in this gentle character comedy.

Comedy 1966 28 mins Not rated

Director: Francis Searle


Sparkly-eyed spinster Miss MacTaggart confounds the residents of a remote Scottish village when she returns from her holiday to find that she's been mistakenly declared dead. To reassert her existence she goes on a crime spree - with curious consequences.

This gentle comedy short would have played as support to the main feature in British cinemas in 1966. It was shot on location in Scotland and London.