An eccentric professor invents wacky machinery, but can't seem to make ends meet. When he invents a revolutionary car, a foreign government becomes interested in it, and resorts to skulduggery to get their hands on it. Written by
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Now then, where are we?
I have here, a map.
[seizing the map]
I know WHERE we are, stupid!
[throws down the map]
We are in England! But when we are in England, what do we do?
We play cricket.
We play cric- no! We dress like Englishmen!
First Spy, Second Spy:
[dressed in an outfit that the English wore in India]
Remarkable weather we are having for this time of year, do you not think so, Cuthbert?
[dressed in the same outfit]
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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang was one of those films from my childhood that I never outgrew. Every song, every outrageous comic moment tattooed itself on my memory and my heart. I love this film. It's funny, it's touching and it's beautifully made. True, it's not for the cynical or for those who want realism. For those, however, who seek adventure, comedy, great songs and most of all fun this classic 60's musical delivers it all in great style. A truly fun family film, although very small children may not be able to sit still through the entire movie (even with the Intermission). CCBB will always be at the top of my favourite movie list. Do yourself a favour if you like fun musical comedies and see Dick Van Dyke and Sally Ann Howes do some truly scrumptious work.
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