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A Day to Remember (1953)

 |  Drama  |  29 March 1955 (USA)
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A group of men from a London pub are going on a darts team outing to Boulogne. Various members of the party have different reasons for going and get involved in various adventures.

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Charley Porter
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Jim Carver
Joan Rice ...
Vera Mitchell
Odile Versois ...
Martine Berthier
James Hayter ...
Fred Collins
Harry Fowler ...
Stan Harvey
Edward Chapman ...
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Peter Jones ...
Percy Goodall
Bill Owen ...
Shorty Sharpe
Meredith Edwards ...
Bert Tripp
George Coulouris ...
Foreign Legion Captain.
Vernon Gray ...
Marvin
Thora Hird ...
Mrs. Trott
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Henri Dubot
Brenda de Banzie ...
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A group of men from a London pub are going on a darts team outing to Boulogne. Various members of the party have different reasons for going and get involved in various adventures.

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Tepid B movie with few virtues
10 October 2000 | by (Basingstoke, England) – See all my reviews

The plot of this movie is summed up very literally by it's title. It's the story of several middle aged but rather naive members of a darts team from a London pub who go on a trip to Bologne and each of whom experience their own little "day to remember". It's all rather poorly executed and several of the performances are really quite dire. There are precious few twists and turns in the plot, and it's all rather predictable - it's only saving grace is an excellent performance by the rather beautiful Odile Versois (who plays Martine) and her smashing little Peugeot. But not one I'd watch again through choice.


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