The staff of Grace Bros. take a trip to Costa Plonka while the department is being remodeled.

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When Grace Brothers closes for redecoration, Young Mr. Grace send the staff on holiday to Costa Plonka, where they find themselves in the middle of a revolution. Written by Christopher Rothbauer <kg9it@qsl.net>

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Fiery revolutionary Cesar at one point tells Carlos to "Listen very carefully". This became part of the catchphrase of French Resistance leader Michelle Dubois (Kirsten Cooke) in Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft's subsequent World War II sitcom 'Allo 'Allo (1982). See more »

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During evening meal, all the Grace Bros staff needed to use the lavatory - only Mrs Slocombe and Captain Peacock actually DID use it. See more »

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Captain Stephen Peacock: [Watching Mr Lucas trying to stuff a sandwich into his jacket pocket] How many times have I told you not to put food into your pockets?
Mr. Dick Lucas: Every time you've caught me, Captain Peacock!
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References Are You Being Served?: Dear Sexy Knickers... (1973) See more »

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Good old British slapstick and innuendo
17 March 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I watched this film last night on a free DVD given away with a national newspaper and i have to say my wife and i I ENJOYED IT! Yes,it has oodles of cheese and camp moments but it was fun.I love the funky,Are you being served? opening theme tune at the beginning and the movie feel picture quality.Yes,the script is dodgy but not as dodgy as the Costa Plonka in a studio with cheap sets and the pretty abrupt ending with young Mr Grace storming through the hotel wall in an armoured vehicle dressed like he has just stepped out of Dad's Army! I never really cared much for the series only having seen a few episodes so i wasn't affected by the repeat joke syndrome so i found the film really amusing.Menswear!


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