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The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse (2005)

 -  Comedy | Horror  -  3 June 2005 (UK)
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The notorious fictional town of Royston Vasey is under threat and its inhabitants are forced to leave.

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Matthew Chinnery / Hilary Briss / Mickey / Mark / Sir Nicholas Sheet-Lightning
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Tubbs / Pauline / Herr Lipp / Steve / Lemuel Blizzard
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Edward / Papa Lazarou / Geoff / Bernice / Reece / Father Halfhearte / Red Devil
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Danielle Tilley ...
Dahlia
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Damon
Alan Morrissey ...
Johnny
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Claire
Philip O'Sullivan ...
Vicar
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Asian Dad
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Minnie
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The fictional world of Royston Vasey is facing apocalypse and the only way to avert disaster is for our nightmarish cast of characters to find a way into the real world and confront their creators. From present day Soho to the fictional film world of 17th Century Britain, the residents must overcome countless bizarre obstacles in their bid to return Royston Vasey to safety. Written by Press Release

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To save their world... they're coming to ours. See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

£4,200,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£555,996 (UK) (3 June 2005)

Gross:

£1,330,726 (UK) (24 June 2005)
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Trivia

Also in the studio is a poster for Churchill: The Hollywood Years which Steve Pemberton was in. See more »

Goofs

35 minutes in, Herr Lipp and Reece stand outside Steve's home, in broad daylight. As Herr Lipp enters the house it's night outside. See more »

Quotes

Bernice: And a giraffe will spunk up over a load of old biddies.
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Crazy Credits

The League of Gentlemen will return in The Windmills of your Bum. See more »

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References Carry on Sergeant (1958) See more »

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A Plague Of Gentlemen
7 June 2005 | by (Ireland) – See all my reviews

This movie was the result of the fantastically darkly comic BBC TV series! It's a huge pity that this movie spin-off is let down by a poor script and by production values which are below what the TV series offered. It might have been better to take this idea and implement the best parts of it as the end of another TV series but this may not have been an option for the writers. The plot is basically two stories badly tacked together. There are some comic moments but not enough to make it necessary viewing. The audience I saw it with certainly didn't crack up laughing. As it stands it's a pretty disappointing big screen farewell to the excellent characters that have provided so many laughs on the small screen! Such a pity, I really wanted to be able to say something more positive!


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