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Are You Being Served? (1977)

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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The name of the department store was "Grace Bros" (or "Grace Brothers"). The film's first act is set here which is the regular setting of both the movie's source stage play and television series Are You Being Served? (1972). 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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Cesar Rodriguez: Decide now! Are you with them, or are you with us.
[draws revolver]
Don Carlos Bernardo: Is that gun loaded?
Cesar Rodriguez: Of course.
Don Carlos Bernardo: I am with us.
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References Are You Being Served?: Fire Practice (1976) See more »

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Capricho Arabe
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Music by Francisco Tárrega
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I like them better behind their store counters!
27 December 1999 | by (usa) – See all my reviews

As a fan of the wonderful Britcom, I searched and searched for a copy of this movie. When I finally found it, I was disappointed. I like the characters much better in the store -- they just don't do well outside of Grace Brothers. It was a bit dull that many of the jokes were pulled from the TV shows (e.g. the "Dear Sexy Knickers ..." note; Mrs. Slocombe making offensive noises while blowing up her air mattress, etc.) and the ending was an abrupt letdown. Still a worthwhile watch for any fan of the show, but don't expect a lot.


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