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Rotten to the Core (1965)

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Rogues Jelly Knight, Scapa Flood, and Lennie the Dip leave prison expecting boss The Duke to have their stash ready to share out. Instead, Duke's girl Sara gives them the news Duke is dead ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Anton Rodgers ...
The Duke
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Sara Capell
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William Hunt
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Lt. Percy Vine
Thorley Walters ...
Chief Constable Preston
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Sir Henry Capell
Dudley Sutton ...
Jelly
Kenneth Griffith ...
Lenny the Dip
James Beckett ...
Scapa Flood
Victor Maddern ...
Anxious O'Toole
Avis Bunnage ...
Countess de Wett (Matron)
Frank Jarvis ...
Moby
Arthur Skinner ...
Nick the Bible
Ian Wilson ...
Chopper Parsons
Kenneth Dight ...
Dirty Bertie
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Rogues Jelly Knight, Scapa Flood, and Lennie the Dip leave prison expecting boss The Duke to have their stash ready to share out. Instead, Duke's girl Sara gives them the news Duke is dead and the money gone on nursing care. They soon discover that Duke is actually running Hope Springs Nature Clinic with the help of most of the local villains. Very strange - and the nearby army camp and Sara's encouragement of Lieutenant Vine would seem to be no coincidence either. Written by Jeremy Perkins <jwp@aber.ac.uk>

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The BOULTING BROTHERS give FUN the GUN and turn to CRIME!

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24 March 1967 (Finland)  »

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8 facce di bronzo  »

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Two Way Strech 2 or Wrong Arm Of The Law 2 ******
13 January 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Wow! this film is up there with the likes of Two Way Strech and Wrong Arm Of The Law, its a crime caper, with a cast that is as funny as it seems to come up on the credits, you will not be disappointed. A well known cast carry out this film to perfection, not a very well known film, but why not. Its as good as any of them and one of the better films from 1965.

If you can get your hands on a copy then do so, it might be the only chance you get to see it, i have a copy, brought it from ebay and its been recorded from Channle 4 so keep your eyes out! Wow, i'm sorry but this film is a LAF! go for it and you who all slag it off, have you even bothered to watch it? 10+


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