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Confessions of a Window Cleaner (1974)

R | | Comedy | 8 November 1974 (USA)
Young Timmy starts as a window cleaner in the little company of his brother. Soon he learns that some female customers expect additional service. Young and curious as he is, he reluctantly ... See full summary »

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Young Timmy starts as a window cleaner in the little company of his brother. Soon he learns that some female customers expect additional service. Young and curious as he is, he reluctantly accepts the juicy duty. However his heart belongs to Liz, who demands the highest commitment until she lets him go all the way. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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The dirty window cleaner reveals everything!

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Confessioni di un pulitore di finestre  »

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For the DVD release, a US print of the film was used. The only difference between this and the UK print is one reference Timmy makes to his "ass" in the American version. In the UK version he says "bum." See more »

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When Sidney is changing the tire on the Mini the hub cap appears and disappears between shots. See more »

Connections

Followed by Confessions of a Driving Instructor (1976) See more »

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This is your life Timmy Lea
Words and music by Roger Greenaway and Roger Cook
Sung by Sue Cheyenne
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Yeucchh
18 July 2013 | by (Lincolnshire, UK) – See all my reviews

This is what the 'Carry On' movies would be like if the jokes, restraint and likable qualities were removed. This grubby movie, the first of four, has punchable slapper Robin Askwith having sleazy sex with numerous horny housewives on his window cleaning round while his cheeky brother-in-law Anthony Booth cheats on his pregnant wife! What a larf, eh? Cor blimey!

The dubious morality of this so-called comedy might not be such a problem were wit and innuendo not so far out of the writers' reach. There are no funny gags and the cast is largely charmless, while the female characters exist only to jump on the apparently irresistible Askwith, disrobe, or nag endlessly.

This should be silly fun, but it's just kind of scuzzy.


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