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H.M.S. Pinafore (1973)

TV Movie  -  Musical | Comedy  -  23 November 1973 (USA)
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The classic operetta of The Lass that Loved a Sailor by Gilbert and Sullivan.

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John Reed ...
Pamela Field ...
Michael Rayner ...
Malcolm Williams ...
Lyndsie Holland ...
Jon Ellison ...
John Ayldon ...
Pauline Wales ...
John Broad ...
Gordon Mackenzie ...
Marine
James Marsland ...
Marine
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Caroline Baker ...
Chorus - contralto
Roger Barber ...
Chorus - tenor
Suzanna Beaumont ...
Chorus - soprano
Janet Brandreth ...
Chorus - soprano
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The classic operetta of The Lass that Loved a Sailor by Gilbert and Sullivan.

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John Reed steals the show as Sir Joseph! You must see this!!!
6 July 2000 | by (Rochdale, United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Ralph Rackstraw is a lowly sailor who has fallen in love with his Captain's daughter, Josephine. Josephine, in turn, is to be married to Sir Joseph Porter (K.C.B). Meanwhile, Buttercup, a local peddlar woman, loves the captain from afar. Is romance destined to die or will love level the social ranks and unite the would-be couples?

This is a stage production by the D'Oyly Carte Company which has been especially produced for video. As such, some of the acting can appear over the top but, if you take this into account and enjoy a bit of Gilbert & Sullivan, it is an excellent production. John Reed manages to steal the show with his rendition of 'Never Mind The Whys and Wherefores'. He will have you laughing until your sides hurt. You will watch this scene over and over again... I guarantee it!!


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