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The Night We Got the Bird (1961)

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Brian Rix ...
Bertie Skidmore
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Julie Skidmore
Ronald Shiner ...
Cecil Gibson
Leo Franklyn ...
Victor
Irene Handl ...
Ma
Liz Fraser ...
Fay
John Slater ...
Wolf Mannheim (Manny)
Reginald Beckwith ...
Chippendale Charlie
Terry Scott ...
P. C. Lovejoy
Vincent Harding ...
Ben
Denis Shaw ...
Stooge to Manny (as Dennis Shaw)
Ray Cooney ...
Man with cartwheel
Gerald Cross ...
Uncle Arthur
Vera Pearce ...
Aunt
Grace Denbigh Russell ...
Aunt (as Grace Denbeigh-Russell)
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Last film of Ronald Shiner. See more »

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The Daring Young Man on the Flying Trapeze
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Written by Gaston Lyle and George Leybourne
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As bad a comedy as they get
23 September 2001 | by (italy) – See all my reviews

Very tame British comedy, with a host of actors who should have had a better director.

Notable mainly for the outdoor location shots of Brighton in Sussex, England, and therefore as an historical document showing the seafront, the shops, the pier and Brighton North Station making, I believe its movie debut.

I have a poor quality copy of the film lifted off British TV if anyone really wants one, it is in VHS PAL though.


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