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Writer:
Ged Parsons (additional material)
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Release Date:
4 January 2008 (UK) See more »
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Cast

  (in credits order) (complete, awaiting verification)

Ardal O'Hanlon ... Himself - Narrator (also archive footage)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Raymond Allen ... Himself
Fred Aylward ... Himself
David Baddiel ... Himself (also archive footage)
Trevor Bannister ... Himself (also archive footage)
Tony Blackburn ... Himself
Matt Blaize ... Himself
Gary Bleasdale ... Himself (also archive footage)

Arthur Bostrom ... Himself (also archive footage)
Jim Bowen ... Himself (also archive footage)

Todd Bridges ... Himself (also archive footage)

Ed Byrne ... Himself
Robin Carr ... Himself

Nancy Cartwright ... Herself (also archive footage)
John Challis ... Himself (also archive footage)
Dick Clement ... Himself

Gary Coleman ... Himself (also archive footage)
Brian Conley ... Himself
Kirsten Cooke ... Herself (also archive footage)
Phil Cornwell ... Himself

Michael Crawford ... Himself (also archive footage)
David Croft ... Himself
Barry Cryer ... Himself

Josie D'Arby ... Herself

Jim Dale ... Himself (also archive footage)
Ian Davidson ... Himself
Jim Davidson ... Himself
John Howard Davies ... Himself

Frank DeCaro ... Himself
Felix Dexter ... Himself
Simon Donald ... Himself
Tony Dow ... Himself
Lissa Evans ... Herself
Simon Fanshawe ... Himself
Dick Fiddy ... Himself
Neil Fitzmaurice ... Himself
Bruce Forsyth ... Himself (also archive footage)
Michael Forte ... Himself

Rebecca Front ... Herself (also archive footage)
Ray Galton ... Himself
Paul Garner ... Himself
Gabrielle Glaister ... Herself
Simon Greenall ... Himself
Gareth Gwenlan ... Himself
Charlie Higson ... Himself (also archive footage)

Mathew Horne ... Himself (also archive footage)

Geoffrey Hughes ... Himself (also archive footage)

Eddie Izzard ... Himself

Terry Jones ... Himself (also archive footage)
Frank Kelly ... Himself (also archive footage)

Sam Kelly ... Himself (also archive footage)
Sanjeev Kohli ... Himself
Ian La Frenais ... Himself

Ian Lavender ... Himself (also archive footage)
Tony Livesey ... Himself
Ruth Madoc ... Herself (also archive footage)
David Mallet ... Himself
Alan Marke ... Himself
Arthur Mathews ... Himself

Dan Mazer ... Himself

Mark Moraghan ... Himself (also archive footage)
Neil Mullarkey ... Himself (also archive footage)
Andrew Newman ... Himself
David Nobbs ... Himself
John O'Farrell ... Himself

Tony Osoba ... Himself (also archive footage)

Steve Pemberton ... Himself (also archive footage)

Sue Perkins ... Herself
Jimmy Perry ... Himself

Bill Pertwee ... Himself
Arlene Phillips ... Herself
Craig Phillips ... Himself

Leslie Phillips ... Himself

Greg Proops ... Himself
Katie Puckrik ... Herself
Steve Punt ... Himself
Vic Reeves ... Himself (also archive footage)
Ted Robbins ... Himself

Tony Robinson ... Himself (also archive footage)

Andrew Sachs ... Himself (also archive footage)

David Schneider ... Himself (also archive footage)
Alan Simpson ... Himself
Arthur Smith ... Himself

Bob Spiers ... Himself
Dave Spikey ... Himself (also archive footage)
Isla St. Clair ... Herself (also archive footage)
Joel Stein ... Himself

Catherine Tate ... Herself (also archive footage)

Frank Thornton ... Himself (also archive footage)
Clive Tulloh ... Himself
Henning Wehn ... Himself
Arabella Weir ... Herself (also archive footage)

Paul Whitehouse ... Himself (also archive footage)

Richard Wilson ... Himself (also archive footage)
Caroline Aherne ... Denise Best (archive footage) (uncredited)

Rowan Atkinson ... Edmund Blackadder (archive footage) (uncredited)

Conrad Bain ... Philip Drummond (archive footage) (uncredited)

Ronnie Barker ... Norman Stanley Fletcher (archive footage) (uncredited)

Sacha Baron Cohen ... Ali G (archive footage) (uncredited)
John Barron ... C.J. (archive footage) (uncredited)

Richard Beckinsale ... Lennie Godber (archive footage) (uncredited)
John Bennett ... Medical Officer (archive footage) (uncredited)

Connie Booth ... Polly Sherman (archive footage) (uncredited)

Tom Bosley ... Howard Cunningham (archive footage) (uncredited)
Felix Bowness ... Fred Quilley (archive footage) (uncredited)
Wilfrid Brambell ... Albert Steptoe (archive footage) (uncredited)
Jo Brand ... Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Niall Buggy ... Henry Sellers (archive footage) (uncredited)
Simon Cadell ... Jeffrey Fairbrother (archive footage) (uncredited)
Craig Cash ... Dave Best (archive footage) (uncredited)

Dan Castellaneta ... Homer Simpson (voice) (archive footage) (uncredited)

Graham Chapman ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)

John Cleese ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)
John D. Collins ... Flying Officer Fairfax (archive footage) (uncredited)

Steve Coogan ... Alan Partridge (archive footage) (uncredited)
Tommy Cooper ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Harry H. Corbett ... Harold Steptoe (archive footage) (uncredited)

Ronnie Corbett ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Annette Crosbie ... Margaret Meldrew (archive footage) (uncredited)

Johnny Depp ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Michele Dotrice ... Betty Spencer (archive footage) (uncredited)

Clive Dunn ... LCpl. Jack Jones (archive footage) (uncredited)
Ben Elton ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Dick Emery ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)

Harry Enfield ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)
Kenny Everett ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)

Leigh Francis ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)
Nicholas Frankau ... Flying Officer Carstairs (archive footage) (uncredited)

Mark Gatiss ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)

Richard Gibson ... Herr Otto Flick (archive footage) (uncredited)
Larry Grayson ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Tony Green ... Himself (voice) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Jack Haig ... Roger Leclerc (archive footage) (uncredited)

Oliver Hardy ... Ollie (archive footage) (uncredited)

Kim Hartman ... Private Helga Geerhart (archive footage) (uncredited)

Lenny Henry ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Jeffrey Holland ... Spike Dixon (archive footage) (uncredited)

Ron Howard ... Richie Cunningham (archive footage) (uncredited)

Elizabeth Hurley ... Vanessa Kensington (archive footage) (uncredited)

Jessica Hynes ... Cheryl Carroll (archive footage) (uncredited)

Eric Idle ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)

John Inman ... Mr. Wilberforce Clayborne Humphries (archive footage) (uncredited)
Hattie Jacques ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)
Sidney James ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)

David Jason ... Derek 'Del Boy' Trotter (archive footage) (uncredited)

Sue Johnston ... Barbara Royle (archive footage) (uncredited)
Ken Jones ... Ives (archive footage) (uncredited)

Ulrika Jonsson ... Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Peter Kay ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Gorden Kaye ... René Artois (archive footage) (uncredited)
Ronald Lacey ... Harris (archive footage) (uncredited)
Mark Lamarr ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Stan Laurel ... Stan (archive footage) (uncredited)

John Le Mesurier ... Sgt. Arthur Wilson (archive footage) (uncredited)
Derren Litten ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)

Arthur Lowe ... Capt. George Mainwaring (archive footage) (uncredited)

Matt Lucas ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)

Nicholas Lyndhurst ... Rodney Trotter (archive footage) (uncredited)

Fulton Mackay ... Mr. Mackay (archive footage) (uncredited)

Doon Mackichan ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)

Madonna ... Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Richard Marner ... Colonel Kurt von Strohm (archive footage) (uncredited)
Paddy McGuinness ... Paddy (archive footage) (uncredited)

Pauline McLynn ... Mrs. Doyle (archive footage) (uncredited)
Buster Merryfield ... Uncle Albert Trotter (archive footage) (uncredited)

Vicki Michelle ... Yvette Carte-Blanche (archive footage) (uncredited)
Hilary Minster ... General Erich von Klinkerhoffen (archive footage) (uncredited)
Kevin Moore ... Bishop O'Neill (archive footage) (uncredited)
Dermot Morgan ... Father Ted Crilly (archive footage) (uncredited)
Bob Mortimer ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Don Most ... Ralph Malph (archive footage) (uncredited)

Mike Myers ... Austin Powers (archive footage) (uncredited)
Rob Newman ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Jamie Oliver ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Michael Palin ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)

Trey Parker ... Various (voice) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Su Pollard ... Peggy Ollerenshaw (archive footage) (uncredited)

Queen Elizabeth II ... Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Chris Rea ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Brian Regan ... Terry Sullivan (archive footage) (uncredited)

Wendy Richard ... Miss Shirley Brahms (archive footage) (uncredited)

Leonard Rossiter ... Reginald Iolanthe Perrin (archive footage) (uncredited)

Paul Shane ... Ted Bovis (archive footage) (uncredited)

Reece Shearsmith ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)
Carmen Silvera ... Edith Artois (archive footage) (uncredited)
Joan Sims ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)
Liz Smith ... Norma Speakman (archive footage) (uncredited)
Nicholas Smith ... Mr. Cuthbert Rumbold (archive footage) (uncredited)

Matt Stone ... Various (voice) (archive footage) (uncredited)

Mollie Sugden ... Mrs. Betty Slocombe (archive footage) (uncredited)

John Thomson ... Louis Balfour (archive footage) (uncredited)

Ricky Tomlinson ... Jim Royle (archive footage) (uncredited)
Paul Usher ... Barry Grant (archive footage) (uncredited)

David Walliams ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)
Niky Wardley ... Liese Jackson (archive footage) (uncredited)
Mary Whitehouse ... Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Anson Williams ... Potsie Weber (archive footage) (uncredited)
Kenneth Williams ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)

Mark Williams ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)

Barbara Windsor ... Various (archive footage) (uncredited)

Henry Winkler ... Arthur 'Fonzie' Fonzarelli (archive footage) (uncredited)
Mike Yarwood ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Directed by
Esther Dere 
Michael Forte 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Ged Parsons  additional material

Produced by
Esther Dere .... producer
Ben Devlin .... co-executive producer
Sean Doherty .... executive producer
Michael Forte .... producer
Steve McConville .... associate producer
Tony Moss .... executive producer
Tom Pollard .... associate producer
Ed Slateford .... archive producer
 
Film Editing by
Ben Burgess 
Alex Sutcliffe 
 
Production Management
Laura Matthews .... production manager
 
Sound Department
Tom Hamp .... sound
Luke Hatfield .... dubbing mixer
Scott Wildfong .... sound mixer (segment)
Ken Williams .... dubbing mixer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Gregory Arnott .... camera operator
Andrew Smith .... lighting camera
Andy Smith .... lighting camera
 
Editorial Department
Glenn Furmanski .... on-line editor
Richard Heap .... post-production assistant
 
Other crew
Gemma Addison .... head of production
Jess Bendien .... celebrity booker (as Jessica Bendien)
Sarah-Jane Cass .... production team (as Sarah Jane Cass)
Colleen Hannah .... production secretary
Mark Harris .... production team
Ricky Kennet .... researcher (as Ricky Kennett)
Nicola King .... production coordinator
Harriet Manby .... celebrity booker
Enrique Zalapa .... production team
 

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185 min (including commercials)
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