They shot the scene with Horse in the telephone box three times: the first with an old woman outside overhearing the conversation, the second with a gang of girls on a night out overhearing, and when neither of them worked, they reshot it with no one listening. See more »
In the opening scene, the character of Lomper, the suicidal red-haired man, appears initially marching in the back row of the factory band and then re-appears almost immediately as the security guard. See more »
[before the first rehearsal Gaz has hurtled off to find Dave, finding him working as a security guard in Asda]
Dave! What are you doing?
What's it look like?
We're on in two days time, where the fuck are you?
I'm here, working, earning, that's where. Not pissing about! End of chat!
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The film shown behind the opening credits is "Sheffield...City on the move", made in 1971 for the Sheffield Publicity Department. See more »
This movie will stand the test of time and be remembered as one of the funniest, most touching comedies ever made. A small miracle of a movie. Could never have been made in the USA; if they do an American remake, I'll tell you now, it won't come close to this great time at the movies.
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