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I Only Arsked! (1958)

 -  Comedy  -  11 November 1958 (UK)
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A group of misfit soldiers are desperately trying to fiddle themselves some leave. Instead they wrangle a posting to the British Middle-East protectorate of Darawa. Their frustrations and ... See full summary »

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Charles Hawtrey ...
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David Lodge ...
Arthur Howard ...
Sir Redvers
Marne Maitland ...
King Fazim
Michael Bentine ...
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Francis Matthews ...
Mahmoud
Michael Ripper ...
Azim
Wolfe Morris ...
Salaman
Ewan MacDuff ...
Ferrers
Marie Devereux ...
Harem Girl
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A group of misfit soldiers are desperately trying to fiddle themselves some leave. Instead they wrangle a posting to the British Middle-East protectorate of Darawa. Their frustrations and disappointment at landing one of the harshest territories is compensated when they discover a secret passage to the King's harem. Written by Anonymous

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Boots Song
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Music by Benjamin Frankel
Lyrics by Alfie Bass
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