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Norman Wisdom stars in this sparky farcical comedy about the misadventures of a naive department store window-dresser as he slowly drives his boss crazy with his hapless buffoonery but still finds time for a romantic dalliance.
Instead it decided to exit, and the window-dresser Byers steered it towards the deal with Phoenix, rather than the more transparently honest alternative (featuring redundancies, retrenchment and asset-stripping) presented by Alchemy.
INSIDE OUT, starring Lena Headey as a beautiful window-dresser whose attention is caught by the futile efforts of a market researcher in the street outside.