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Ooh... You Are Awful (original title)
Charlie Tully and womanising Reggie Peek con two rich Italians out of £500,000 but during their flight out Charlie is arrested for coning an American and a dog. Reggie stores the money in a... See full summary »

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Dick Emery ...
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Sid Sabbath
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Reggie Campbell Peek
Pat Coombs ...
Libby Niven
William Franklyn ...
Arnold Van Cleef
Cheryl Kennedy ...
Jo Mason
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Warder Burke
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Vivian
Liza Goddard ...
Liza Missenden Green
Brian Oulton ...
Funeral Director
David Healy ...
Tourist (as Dave Healey)
Ambrosine Phillpotts ...
Lady Missenden Green
Steve Plytas ...
Signor Vittorio Ferruchi
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Emilio Ferruchi
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Charlie Tully and womanising Reggie Peek con two rich Italians out of £500,000 but during their flight out Charlie is arrested for coning an American and a dog. Reggie stores the money in a Swiss Bank and after Charlie is released is about to tell him which Bank when he is killed by Sid Sabbath's gang whose girlfriend Reggie had an affair with. The only lead is four tattoos that is on the girls Reggie had affairs with while Charlie was in jail. But Sabbath is on Charlie's trail to kill him and the Italians contract the mob - to find the money and then kill him..... Written by Lee Horton <LeeH@tcp.co.uk>

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... but I like you!

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Comedy

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PG | See all certifications »
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27 September 1973 (France)  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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(Eastmancolor) (uncredited)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Louis Negin worked on it for three days. See more »

Connections

Spun-off from The Dick Emery Show (1963) See more »

Soundtracks

Prima Bossa Nova
(uncredited)
Music by Anthony Mawer
Bruton Music Ltd
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Great cinema outing for Emery's brand of humor
4 May 2003 | by (Scotland) – See all my reviews

Dick Emery is in all his memorable guises in this film about two con-men who con the Mafia out of a fortune, then must find out which girl has the bank account number on her backside [the number which his dead accomplice Ronald Fraser hid the cash after Emery went to jail for conning US tourists]. The film boasts a great collection scenes for Emery with Ronald Fraser, Derren Nesbitt, Pat Coombs, Cheryl Kennedy, Liza Goddard and Brian Oulton. It is also interesting to see the British cinema come up with a great comedy at the time their own successful generation of comic films was coming to an end.


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