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Seasons:
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Release Date:
30 December 1982 (UK) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
René Artois runs a small café in France during World War II. He always seems to have his hands full: He's having affairs with most of his waitresses... See more »
Awards:
1 win & 5 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
a great series See more (38 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 17 of 66)

Gorden Kaye ... René Artois (85 episodes, 1982-1992)
Carmen Silvera ... Edith Artois (85 episodes, 1982-1992)

Vicki Michelle ... Yvette Carte-Blanche (85 episodes, 1982-1992)

Richard Marner ... Colonel Kurt von Strohm (85 episodes, 1982-1992)

Kim Hartman ... Private Helga Geerhart / ... (85 episodes, 1982-1992)

Guy Siner ... Lieutenant Hubert Gruber (85 episodes, 1982-1992)
Kirsten Cooke ... Michelle Dubois (82 episodes, 1982-1992)

Richard Gibson ... Herr Otto Flick (79 episodes, 1982-1992)
Rose Hill ... Madame Fanny (78 episodes, 1982-1992)

Arthur Bostrom ... Officer Crabtree (74 episodes, 1985-1992)
John D. Collins ... Flying Officer Fairfax (64 episodes, 1982-1992)
Nicholas Frankau ... Flying Officer Carstairs (64 episodes, 1982-1992)
Louis Mansi ... Herr Engelbert von Smallhausen (63 episodes, 1985-1992)
Sue Hodge ... Mimi Labonq (62 episodes, 1987-1992)

Kenneth Connor ... Monsieur Alfonse (62 episodes, 1984-1992)
Hilary Minster ... General Erich von Klinkerhoffen (59 episodes, 1984-1992)
Jack Haig ... Roger Leclerc (51 episodes, 1982-1989)
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Series Directed by
David Croft (30 episodes, 1982-1989)
Martin Dennis (23 episodes, 1987-1989)
John B. Hobbs (14 episodes, 1991-1992)
Richard Boden (7 episodes, 1989)
Susan Belbin (6 episodes, 1988)
Robin Carr (5 episodes, 1986-1987)
Sue Longstaff (5 episodes, 1991)
Mike Stephens (5 episodes, 1991)
 
Series Writing credits
David Croft (85 episodes, 1982-1992)
Jeremy Lloyd (85 episodes, 1982-1992)
Paul Adam (24 episodes, 1991-1992)

Series Produced by
David Croft .... producer (61 episodes, 1982-1989)
John B. Hobbs .... producer (14 episodes, 1991-1992)
Mike Stephens .... producer (10 episodes, 1991)
 
Series Original Music by
David Croft (1 episode, 1988)
Roy Moore (1 episode, 1991)
 
Series Film Editing by
John Dunstan (22 episodes, 1982-1987)
Chris Wadsworth (9 episodes, 1984-1988)
Rob Poole (8 episodes, 1989)
Ed Wooden (4 episodes, 1987)
Phil Southby (2 episodes, 1982-1985)
 
Series Production Design by
David Buckingham (45 episodes, 1985-1989)
Roger Harris (10 episodes, 1991)
John Stout (8 episodes, 1991-1992)
Janet Budden (7 episodes, 1984)
Gary Williamson (6 episodes, 1989)
Shaun Moore (6 episodes, 1992)
Paul Cross (2 episodes, 1989)
 
Series Costume Design by
Sheena Napier (22 episodes, 1988-1989)
Christian Dyall (18 episodes, 1987-1988)
Carol Lawrence (10 episodes, 1991)
Rosemary Cheshire (8 episodes, 1991-1992)
Jackie Southern (7 episodes, 1984)
Jacqueline Parry (7 episodes, 1985)
Anna Stubley (6 episodes, 1986-1987)
Jill Taylor (6 episodes, 1992)
 
Series Makeup Department
Ann Rayment .... make-up designer (26 episodes, 1988-1989)
Benita Barrell .... make-up (13 episodes, 1985-1987)
Joan Stribling .... hair designer / makeup designer / ... (10 episodes, 1991)
Charlotte Betsworth .... make-up designer (8 episodes, 1989)
Suzanne Jansen .... make-up designer (8 episodes, 1991-1992)
Helen Barrett .... make-up (7 episodes, 1984)
Lisa Pickering .... make-up / makeup designer (7 episodes, 1987-1988)
Jane Walker .... make-up designer / makeup designer (6 episodes, 1992)
Janet Phillips .... make-up designer (4 episodes, 1991)
Linda McInnes .... make-up designer (3 episodes, 1988)
 
Series Production Management
Martin Dennis .... production manager (22 episodes, 1984-1988)
Roy Gould .... production manager (15 episodes, 1989)
Simon Spencer .... production manager (13 episodes, 1987-1991)
Peter Lovell .... production manager (9 episodes, 1991)
Susan Belbin .... production manager (8 episodes, 1982-1984)
Jez Nightingale .... production manager (8 episodes, 1991-1992)
Mick Evans .... production manager (7 episodes, 1988-1989)
Ian Strachan .... production manager (7 episodes, 1988)
Mike Pearce .... production manager (7 episodes, 1991-1992)
Suzanna Shaw .... production manager (7 episodes, 1991)
Nick Jowitt .... production manager (6 episodes, 1988)
 
Series Art Department
Pauline Seager .... properties buyer (21 episodes, 1988-1992)
Nick Barnett .... properties buyer (10 episodes, 1991)
Andrew Smee .... graphic designer (10 episodes, 1991)
Sue Claybyn .... properties buyer (8 episodes, 1989)
Brenda Barker .... properties buyer (7 episodes, 1984)
John Watts .... properties buyer (7 episodes, 1985)
Phil Taylor .... properties buyer (7 episodes, 1989)
Chris Ferriday .... properties buyer (6 episodes, 1986-1987)
Paul Richmond .... properties buyer (6 episodes, 1987)
Roger Williams .... properties buyer (6 episodes, 1988)
Jayne Libotte .... properties buyer (6 episodes, 1992)
 
Series Sound Department
John Mooney .... sound (72 episodes, 1982-1991)
Chris Shellard .... deputy sound supervisor (62 episodes, 1985-1991)
Michael McCarthy .... sound supervisor / sound / ... (51 episodes, 1982-1989)
Michael Spencer .... film sound (15 episodes, 1985-1987)
Alan Machin .... sound supervisor (14 episodes, 1991-1992)
Graham Wilkinson .... sound supervisor (10 episodes, 1991)
John A. Parry .... film recordist (8 episodes, 1989)
Terry Elms .... film sound (6 episodes, 1984)
Len Shorey .... sound (3 episodes, 1987)
Martin Deane .... sound supervisor (3 episodes, 1989)
Tony Philpot .... sound (2 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Special Effects by
Chris Reynolds .... special effects technician (2 episodes, 1985)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Steve Lucas .... visual effects designer (20 episodes, 1986-1991)
Andy Lazell .... visual effects designer (14 episodes, 1989-1992)
Synclair Brebner .... visual effects designer (8 episodes, 1991-1992)
Dave Bezkorowajny .... visual effects designer (7 episodes, 1988-1989)
Roger Turner .... visual effects designer (7 episodes, 1989)
Colin Gorry .... visual effects designer (6 episodes, 1987)
Robert Thomas .... visual effects designer (6 episodes, 1988)
Ted Grumbt .... visual effects: Effects Associates / visual effects / ... (5 episodes, 1984)
David Barton .... visual effects (5 episodes, 1985)
Colin Mapson .... visual effects (2 episodes, 1985)
 
Series Stunts
Stuart Fell .... stunt coordinator (3 episodes, 1989)

Chrissy Monk .... stunts (unknown episodes)
Stuart St. Paul .... stunts (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Ken Major .... camera supervisor / camera operator (58 episodes, 1984-1991)
Duncan Brown .... lighting director / lighting / ... (55 episodes, 1982-1989)
Max Samett .... film cameraman / film lighting cameraman (29 episodes, 1984-1989)
Henry Barber .... lighting director (14 episodes, 1991-1992)
Roger Goss .... camera supervisor / location camera (14 episodes, 1991-1992)
Harry Bradley .... lighting director / lighting (11 episodes, 1987-1991)
Stuart Lindley .... camera supervisor (7 episodes, 1988)
Alan Jeffery .... lighting / lighting director (6 episodes, 1986-1988)
Alan Bayley .... camera supervisor (2 episodes, 1992)
 
Series Editorial Department
Angela Beveridge .... vision mixer (53 episodes, 1982-1989)
Chris Wadsworth .... videotape editor (46 episodes, 1988-1992)
Roger Martin .... videotape editor / video tape editor (13 episodes, 1984-1991)
Hilary West .... vision mixer (8 episodes, 1989)
Kathryn Randall .... vision mixer (7 episodes, 1991-1992)
Phil Southby .... video tape editor (6 episodes, 1985-1987)
Sue Collins .... vision mixer (6 episodes, 1991)
Carol Abbott .... vision mixer (6 episodes, 1992)
Anne Stanley .... vision mixer (4 episodes, 1991)
Chris Booth .... video tape editor (2 episodes, 1984)
 
Series Music Department
Roy Moore .... composer: theme music / music associate / ... (27 episodes, 1985-1992)
David Croft .... composer: theme music (23 episodes, 1991-1992)
 
Series Other crew
Bernadette Darnell .... production team / production assistant (32 episodes, 1984-1988)
Charles Garland .... assistant floor manager / production team / ... (20 episodes, 1985-1989)
Poonam Megone .... production assistant (18 episodes, 1991-1992)
Richard Hersee .... resource co-ordinator / resource coordinator / ... (16 episodes, 1991-1992)
Richard Philipps .... technical coordinator / technical co-ordinator (14 episodes, 1988-1989)
Roy Gould .... production team (13 episodes, 1984-1987)
Arch Dyson .... production team (13 episodes, 1985-1987)
Jim Cook .... technical coordinator (12 episodes, 1988)
Mark Mylod .... assistant floor manager (10 episodes, 1991)
Sarah Gowers .... assistant floor manager (8 episodes, 1988-1989)
Nikki Cockcroft .... production assistant (8 episodes, 1989)
Nick Moore .... technical co-ordinator (8 episodes, 1989)
Matthew Napier .... assistant floor manager (8 episodes, 1991-1992)
Penny Thompson .... production assistant / production team (7 episodes, 1982-1988)
Simon Spencer .... production team (7 episodes, 1985)
Jackie Wright .... production team (7 episodes, 1985)
Susan Silburn .... production assistant (7 episodes, 1988-1989)
Francesca Gilpin .... assistant floor manager (7 episodes, 1989)
Melanie Hall .... production assistant (7 episodes, 1989)
Steve Lowry .... technical co-ordinator / resource coordinator / ... (7 episodes, 1991)
John Gorringe .... assistant floor manager (6 episodes, 1988)
Susan Lawton .... production assistant (6 episodes, 1992)
Simon Sharrod .... production secretary (6 episodes, 1992)
Michael Towner .... assistant floor manager (6 episodes, 1992)
Kenn Oldfield .... choreographer / dance staged by (5 episodes, 1984-1989)
E.S. Chandler .... technical advisor (4 episodes, 1984-1987)
Dinkar Jhalera .... resources coordinator / technical coordinator (2 episodes, 1991)
 

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UK:30 min (44 episodes) | UK:35 min (6 episodes) | UK:25 min (32 episodes) | UK:45 min (3 episodes)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
Many incorrect explanations have circulated since the start of the series as to what Captain Hans Geering actually shouts when he does the Nazi salute. Sam Kelly has often said that it had cost him a fortune in stamps writing to people to tell them what it actually was, namely '-tler!' which is short for 'Heil Hitler'. Kelly felt that Hans couldn't be bothered saying all of 'Heil Hitler'.See more »
Goofs:
Miscellaneous: Madame Fanny is occasionally seen knitting. However, the character knits British style. Any French woman of the time would knit Continental style instead.See more »
Quotes:
Col. Von Strom:[about Hitler] Do you think he has a screw loose?
Gen. Von Klinkerhoffen:In my opinion, a whole Meccano set is falling apart in there!
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Movie Connections:
Spoofed in "Life4You: Episode #1.32" (2010)See more »

FAQ

What did everyone see in Rene Artois?
Why does Hans Geering say "Klopf" instead of "Heil Hitler"?
How many violence, profanity, nudity e.t.c. does this series have
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24 out of 29 people found the following review useful.
a great series, 24 March 2004
Author: mp.visser from Netherlands

I have little to add to this what the other have written here. Accept that what few people seem to know. This brilliant series is a parody on another very good series, Secret Army, http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0075579/ The cafe, The Gestapo officers, the singing wife, even the characters look the spitting image. But, in all fairness, I think the parody is more brilliant than the original series. Strange, but true. I Think that this is one of the few cases where the parody is better know than the original, and a true red herring in that it is also better. I cannot think of one where this is also the case, although there are more parodies better known then the original (Airport-Airplane to mention one).

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