Joe Lampton thought he had really made it by marrying the boss’s daughter in his northern mill town. But he finds he is being sidelined at work and his private life manipulated by his father-in-law. Even so, he ignores an offer of a job in London and keeps away from attractive TV presenter Norah.
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Competently assembled but rather pointless rehash of key elements from the first film. A case of diminishing returns if ever there were one, despite a subsequent television version and a film derived from that.