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Are You Being Served? (1977)

Not Rated | | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 10 June 1977 (UK)
The staff of Grace Bros. take a trip to Costa Plonka while the department is being remodeled.

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Monica Grey ...
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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 brief sequence at Gatwick of the Grace Bros staff boarding their plane was the only location work the cast ever shot until Are You Being Served? Again! (1992). See more »

Goofs

During the boarding of the Comet 4C aircraft, the wing edge fuel tank can clearly be seen in the background. However, when the aircraft takes off, the wing tanks have disappeared, due to the shot featuring a different airframe. See more »

Quotes

Captain Stephen Peacock: [During the gun battle] Mr Lucus, remember you're up for a rise
Mr. Dick Lucas: I hope you remember that when the time comes!
Captain Stephen Peacock: I will - if you're still with us!
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References Are You Being Served?: Fire Practice (1976) See more »

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Music by Francisco Tárrega
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Good old British slapstick and innuendo
17 March 2006 | by 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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