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It's the Cannonball

Advantages: Comedy and cars
Disadvantages: Storyline could have been in more depth

The Cannonball Run (1981) Directed by: Hal Needham Writing Credits: Brock Yates Produced by: Albert S. Ruddy Genre: Action | Comedy Length: 95 minutes Certificate: PG IMDb Rating: 6.1 Starring: ...

Jarisleif 04.11.2016 · Read full review
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Review of The Cannonball Run (Blu-ray)

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"Something in the woodshed…"

Advantages: Everything
Disadvantages: Nothing of significance

RELEASED: 1995, Cert. PG RUNNING TIME: Approx. 95 mins DIRECTOR: John Schlesinger SCREENPLAY: Malcolm Bradbury PRODUCER: Alan Gilby MUSIC: Robert Lockhart MAIN CAST:- Kate Beckinsale as Flora Poste Joanna Lumley as Mary Smiling Rufus Sewell as Se ...

CelticSoulSister 31.08.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Cold Comfort Farm (DVD)

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Good film of Cold Comfort Farm, but read the book first

Advantages: Fun, well adapted, well directed
Disadvantages: Not quite as good as the book

...The main thing I liked about the book that this was based on was the voice of the protagonist, Flora. Her tone is an unendingly practical, no-nonsense one, as she embarks on her tale of Cold Comfort Farm. Orphaned, she must seek out relatives who will tak ...

Anna_Leigh 23.12.2011 · Read full review
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The story of Alf Garnett & Family

Advantages: A thoroughly enjoyable film which is light years better than the TV sitcom was
Disadvantages: None for me, but a few people may find some of the content offensive

RELEASED: 1969, Cert. PG RUNNING TIME: Approx. 96 mins DIRECTOR: Norman Cohen PRODUCER: Jon Penington SCREENPLAY: Johnny Speight MAIN CAST:- Warren Mitchell as Alf Garnett Dandy Nichols as Elsie Garnett Una Stubbs as Rita Garnett/Rawlins Anthon ...

CelticSoulSister 22.09.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Till Death Us Do Part (DVD)

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Till Death Us do Part ..Alfs Died A Death

Advantages: A Great Comedy for its time
Disadvantages: Don't watch this if you easily offended by Racism and Biggotry as that is the entire film.

Writer johnny speight came up with the idea for a programme based on a east london working class man, who held views that even at the time were considered biggoted .Alf Garnett was the quintessential racist .He was also a life long conservative vote ...

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