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What's Good for the Goose (1969)

A middle aged banker picks up two young free minded women on his way to a banker's convention and falls head over heels for one of them.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Timothy Bartlett
Sally Geeson ... Nikki
Sarah Atkinson ... Meg
... Margaret
Stuart Nichol ... Bank Manager
Derek Francis ... Harrington
Terence Alexander ... Frisby
Paul Whitsun-Jones ... Clark
... Porter
Karl Lanchbury ... Pete
Hilary Pritchard ... Cashier in Discotheque
H.H. Goldsmith ... Policeman
Thelma Falls-Hand ... Bank Clerk
The Pretty Things ... Pop Group
George Meaton ... Third Speaker
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A middle aged banker picks up two young free minded women on his way to a banker's convention and falls head over heels for one of them.

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Yesterday's lover makes today's scene...

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December 1969 (USA)  »

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Girl Trouble  »

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Norman Wisdom's final starring role. See more »

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Blow Your Mind
Music and Lyrics by The Pretty Things
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26 October 2007 | by See all my reviews

VERY underrated film - a mature Norman Wisdom at his acting best - a very young but mature Sally Gleeson showing us what a talented actress she is - add together a well done script and direction (At times, esp the beginning, reminding me of the soon to be shown talent of Nicolas Roeg.

This is perhaps Wisdoms peak performance - and the best of British cinema at the time. Deserves to be watched more than once. Shame Gleeson didn't do more cinema work like this.

The music - and the 'love' signature plays well in the film. As well as songs (and visuals) of the band 'the pretty things' of a great largely forgotten band are remembered here.

Norman shows what a talent he is.


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