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Margery and Gladys (2003)

TV Movie  |   |  Comedy, Drama  |  21 September 2003 (UK)
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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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A British Thelma & Louise
27 January 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The drama, Margery & Gladys, unfolded quickly and moved smoothly along. The casting of comic legend Penelope Keith and another great talent, June Brown was brilliant. I only came upon this by accident while changing channels. I loved watching Penelope Keith and June Brown (in something other than East Enders) together. Penelope is truly a British treasure and should be given Damehood for her contributions to television comedy. I love Penelope Keith. June Brown can hold her own against Penelope in this drama. Penelope is perfectly cast as Margery, the snobbish wealthy Kent widow, and June Brown as Gladys, her cleaning lady. They begin their usual day by doing their routine until a burglar enters and changes their lives forever. Like any good drama and comedy, there are laughs along the way when they run out of money, break into a pharmacy, etc. They are the unlikeliest of friends too. They are complete opposites. We learn their secrets along the way. It is the most entertaining drama around today. If it had been in the cinemas, Penelope Keith and June Brown would have been honored with Oscar nominations. I won't spoil the ending. I found Margery's son, Graham, to be quite amusing and interesting. He is the strangest character around. It was wonderful to see Marcia Warren again. She's another great British talent! For all it's worth, I enjoyed this team much better than Susan Sarandon and Geena Davis.


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