Further adventures of the Number 96 (1972) crew, on the big screen. After a devastating experience at the hands of a group of bikies Vera Collins recovers at the home of socialite friend Claire Houghton where she meets distinguished politician Nicholas Brent. She is romanced by him and worries that her shady past may harm his career but abruptly calls off the affair after a shock meeting with his son Tony. Dorrie and Herb begin arrangements for the celebration of their Ruby wedding anniversary with Roma, Arnold, Norma and Dudley all crossing wires and duplicating tasks while attempting to help out and cut costs. However a shocking discovery by Flo threatens to halt the celebrations and brings a new man into Dorrie's life. Meanwhile Aldo struggles to work two jobs after accidentally losing the money he had secretly pocketed in the deli to avoid paying income tax on it, and Lucy is suitably unimpressed after Les ropes Alf into his latest money-spinner; a sauna in the building's basement... Written by
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Did You Know?
This movie was first released in Australia in mid 1974 which was about two years after its source TV series Number 96
(1972) had debuted in Australia on 13 March 1972. See more
Although the script (and DVD subtitles) spell Aldo's surname "Godolphus", the sign on the delicatessen window always reads "Godolfus". See more
The 'epilogue' is prefaced with "Oh, what the Hell let's have a Happy Ending." See more
References The Sign of the Cross
Paperboy, theme from 'Number 96'
(Steve Grey) See more