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It's a Grand Life (1953)

Classic British comedy following an accident-prone army Private, played by music hall legend Frank Randle in his final screen role, as he attempts to rescue a Corporal (played by icon Diana... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Frank Randle ...
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Cpl. Paula Clements
Dan Young ...
Michael Brennan ...
Sgt. Maj. O'Reilly
Jennifer Jayne ...
Pvt. Desmond
John Blythe ...
Pvt. Philip Green
Anthony Hulme ...
Capt. Saunders
Charles Peters ...
Pvt. Rubenstein
Arthur White ...
Pvt. Prendergast
Leslie Gould
Kevin Peters
Ian Fleming ...
Mr. Clements
Ruth Taylor ...
Mrs. Clements
Jack Pye ...
Himself, Wrestler
Bill Gernon ...
Himself, Wrestler
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Classic British comedy following an accident-prone army Private, played by music hall legend Frank Randle in his final screen role, as he attempts to rescue a Corporal (played by icon Diana Dors) from the attentions of a predatory Sergeant-Major. Written by Anonymous

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Melody Fair
Music by Robert Farnon
Chappell Recorded Music Library
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Can I buy Frank Randle
22 July 2001 | by (WEYMOUTH,ENGLAND) – See all my reviews

Fantastic film, I last saw this in 1987. Where the hell can I buy a copy on video? Frank Randle is superb as a shifty private in the army,his delivery of one liners are side splitting and I can remember them as though I have just watched the film.


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