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Ladies Who Do (1963)

Not Rated | | Comedy | 22 June 1964 (Sweden)
The "Ladies Who Do" are office cleaners. One of them discovers some hot stock tips and they make a fortune. They then make good use of it to save their old neighbourhoods from the wicked developer.

Writers:

Michael Pertwee (screenplay), John Bignall (original idea)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Peggy Mount ... Mrs. Cragg
Robert Morley ... The Colonel
Harry H. Corbett ... James Ryder
Miriam Karlin ... Mrs. Higgins
Avril Elgar Avril Elgar ... Emily Parish
Dandy Nichols ... Mrs. Merryweather
Jon Pertwee ... Sydney Tait
Joan Benham ... Miss Pinsent
Ron Moody ... Police Inspector
Cardew Robinson Cardew Robinson ... Police Driver
Nigel Davenport ... Mr. Strang
Arthur Howard Arthur Howard ... Chauffeur
Ernest Clark ... Stockbroker
Tristram Jellinek Tristram Jellinek ... 2nd Stockbroker
John Laurie ... Doctor MacGregor
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The "Ladies Who Do" are office cleaners. One of them discovers some hot stock tips and they make a fortune. They then make good use of it to save their old neighbourhoods from the wicked developer.

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are much more fun than Ladies who don't!

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Comedy

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 June 1964 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

Dame koje rade See more »

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Mono (RCA Sound Recording)
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Trivia

Jon Pertwee (Sydney Tait) was the younger brother of the screenwriter Michael Pertwee. See more »

Goofs

Mrs. Higgins (Miriam Karlin) picks up a copy of the News of the World newspaper, indicating that it is a Sunday. However, offices and shops are open, which would not have been the case in early 60s Britain. See more »

Quotes

[Mrs Cragg overhears James Ryder and Sidney Tait bemoaning the fact that a financial backer has pulled out of investing in their company and that they will need to borrow money at a crippling interest rate]
Mrs. Cragg: [to herself] I'd give them a quid out of my own pocket if only they'd stop walking over my nice clean floor.
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Connections

Referenced in The Curse of Steptoe (2008) See more »

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10/10
9 February 2019 | by missbellu-43142See all my reviews

A host of well known British actors in a jolly good old British BW film. Highly recommended.


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