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The Alf Garnett Saga (1972)

Based on the BBC television series, and a sequel to 'Till Death Us Do Part (1968)', it tells of the family relationship between Alf Garnett, his wife, daughter and son-in-law, all living in a council flat.

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Based on the BBC television series, and a sequel to 'Till Death Us Do Part (1968)', it tells of the family relationship between Alf Garnett, his wife, daughter and son-in-law, all living in a council flat.

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Adrienne Posta replaced Una Stubbs. Paul Angelis replaced Anthony Booth. See more »

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In the opening scene Alf's shaving cut tissue paper moves position from the side of his mouth to under it. See more »

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Alf Garnett: [tapping newspaper with the headline 'The Million Pound Queen'] Course she needs the money. She's broke, 'Er Majesty
Else Garnett: And 'im
Alf Garnett: I mean, look at that Royal Ascot. She had to turn up in a horse and cart. Everybody else in their bleedin' Rolls Royces. Bloody Wilson. Darlin' 'Arold. He's bankrupted her.
Else Garnett: So you say
Alf Garnett: So I say? So I say? Will you shut up you stupid pie-can. Not a question of what I say. It's facts, innit?
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Follows Till Death Us Do Part (1968) See more »

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If You Believe
Written by Kenny Lynch
Sung by Kenny Lynch (during club sequence)
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Great insight into human nature.
2 March 2002 | by (Perth, Australia) – See all my reviews

I enjoyed Alf Garnet' stories for their insight into human nature. This film combined many aspects of Alf's thoughts, weaknesses, humour and humanity. It also satirises the 'tired' and relentlessly mundane family life of so many working class people. Pity the film is not available to purchase.


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