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The Amazing Mr. Blunden (1972)

 -  Family | Mystery | Fantasy  -  1974 (USA)
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A mysterious, very old solicitor Mr. Blunden visits Mrs. Allen and her young children in her squalid, tiny Camden Town flat and makes her an offer she cannot refuse. The family become the ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Mr. Clutterbuck
Dorothy Alison ...
Mrs. Allen
Benjamin Smith ...
Benjamin
Stuart Lock ...
Thomas
Deddie Davies ...
Meakin, Mrs. Wickens' Servant
David Lodge ...
Mr. Wickens
Madeline Smith ...
Bella
James Villiers ...
Uncle Bertie
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Mrs. Wickens the Housekeeper
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Marc Granger ...
Garry Miller ...
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Laurence Naismith ...
Erik Chitty ...
Mr. Claverton
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A mysterious, very old solicitor Mr. Blunden visits Mrs. Allen and her young children in her squalid, tiny Camden Town flat and makes her an offer she cannot refuse. The family become the housekeepers to a derelict country mansion in the charge of the solicitors. One day the children meet the spirits of two other children who died in the mansion nearly a hundred years previously. The children prepare a magic potion that allows them to travel backwards in time to the era of the ghost children. Will the children be able to help their new friends and what will happen to them if they do?? Written by Mark Smith <msmith@osi.co.uk>

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Follow him into fun, fantasy & fright -- he's a time-traveling ghost who's often out of sight.


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The last cinema feature film of Laurence Naismith. See more »

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Mr. Blunden: We three kings of Orient are my dears!
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The closing credits feature many of the characters waving goodbye to the audience, with an associated caption showing each actor's name. However the character names are never shown in the opening or closing credits. Only the very minor characters are given a conventional "actor / character" credit. See more »

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14 February 2003 | by (Grantham,Lincs,UK) – See all my reviews

The very first time I saw The Others my mind rushed immediately back to this gem...very much a similar premise, people from different periods of time appear to each other as ghosts. It's a nice little film. It's long been my wife's favourite, and its available on DVD from Feb 24, 2003 in the UK which is ooh so cool :)


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