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Get Charlie Tully (1972)

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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27 September 1973 (France)  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

Color:

(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

References Bonanza (1959) See more »

Soundtracks

String Scene
(uncredited)
Music by Anthony Mawer
Bruton Music Ltd
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Jo & co make an ass of themselves
4 April 2002 | by (England) – See all my reviews

A real hoot as barefaced on artist Charlie Tully (Dick Emery) goes on the run after pulling a fast one on the Mafia.

To cop it all, old pal Reggie has gone and bedded Jo Mason, nubile sister of London gangster Sid Sabbath. Reggie stashes their money in a Swiss account before tattooing the number on his girlfriend's bottom, only to find his own number is well and truly up.

Learning of his friend's plight Charlie sets to work for his share of the cash, donning an array of disguises as he makes the best of a bum deal.

It's seaside humour all the way as he ticks off the gags one by one on his way to claiming back the loot.

But of course, not everything goes according to plan. "I'm not that sort of girl," Jo Mason primly warns his bogus solicitor. Then again, however ... a share of the spoils calls her bluff, and as she bares all for the camera a quick peep at her bare bottom proves very costly as her psychotic brother catches him at it, leaving him more than just the Mafia to worry about.

This is one the Carry On team would have killed for. Enjoy


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