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Margery and Gladys (2003)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy | Drama  -  21 September 2003 (UK)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Penelope Keith ...
Margery Heywood
June Brown ...
Gladys Gladwell
Alan David ...
Gordon Thompson
Marcia Warren ...
Jean Thompson
Matthew Lockwood ...
Scott Wilkins
Tilly Vosburgh ...
Mrs. Wilkins
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D.I. Woolley (as Roger Lloyd-Pack)
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D.S. Stringer
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Graham Heywood
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Troy Gladwell
Heather Tobias ...
Mrs. Hewlett
Ken Morley ...
Bill Nightingale
Kulvinder Ghir ...
Mr. Singh
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Nina Kovacs
Diane Beck ...
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When Margery wakes up in the car, she can be seen wearing contact lenses. In previous and later scenes, she can be seen occasionally wearing glasses. See more »

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The cast can be heard singing "With Me Little Stick of Blackpool Rock" over the closing credits, with various actors' voices to the fore at different moments. See more »

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Unexpectedly enjoyable!
7 January 2006 | by (Canberra, Australia) – See all my reviews

Haven't seen Penelope Keith on TV in ages. It was either this or Groundhog Day. Am glad I watched this one. You will enjoy this on TV or DVD if is available. Basically the plot is:

Wealthy housewife Margery and her rough-diamond cleaner, Gladys, disturb a burglar, knock him unconscious in self-protection, then panic and leave him for dead. But, unknown to them, he survives and escapes. Believing themselves unintentional killers, the two flee in Gladys's old wreck of a car, commencing a journey of comedic misunderstandings in which these two very different ladies embark on a shared voyage of self-discovery. The two take to the open road and a fugitive lifestyle like ducks to water. However, with money short and Gladys needing medication, the duo is forced into a surprisingly full-blown crime spree, proving more than a match for an unlikely pair of policemen, Detective Inspector Woolley and Detective Sergeant Stringer.


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