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Adventures of a Plumber's Mate (1978)

Randy plumber, Sid South, enjoys a profession which offers him ample opportunity to bed sexy housewives.

Director:

Stanley A. Long (as Stanley Long)

Writers:

Stephen D. Frances (screenplay), Aubrey Cash (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Christopher Neil Christopher Neil ... Sid South
Arthur Mullard Arthur Mullard ... Blackie
Anna Quayle ... Loretta Proudfoot
Stephen Lewis ... Crapper
Christopher Biggins ... Robin
Elaine Paige ... Daisy
Nina West Nina West ... Sally
William Rushton William Rushton ... Dodger
Prudence Drage ... Janice
Peter Cleall Peter Cleall ... Carson
Claire Davenport Claire Davenport ... Belinda
Richard Caldicot ... Wallings
Lindy Benson ... Maisie
Stephen Riddle Stephen Riddle ... Willie
Jonathan Adams ... Rent Collector
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Randy plumber, Sid South, enjoys a profession which offers him ample opportunity to bed sexy housewives.

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He's always on call for this sort of job!

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 May 1978 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

Benny, der Pechvogel See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Salon Productions See more »
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Color (Eastmancolor)
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Trivia

Elaine Paige attempted to have her name removed from the advertisements for the film after she became famous in Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Evita". See more »

Goofs

Elaine Paige is shown as playing "Daisy" in the end-credits, yet throughout her scenes she is referred to as "Susie". See more »

Connections

Featured in The Best of the Adventures (1981) See more »

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I'm Flying
Written and Performed by Christopher Neil
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Everyone's got to start somewhere
29 February 2016 | by malcolmgswSee all my reviews

Elaine Paige made her film debut in this British sex film.At the time the British film industry was in a very poor state.Often sex films were the only opportunity for actors to appear on screen.So that is the reason that Richard Caldicott appears.This film is a smaller budgeted version of the Confession series,which in turn took over when the Carry Ons had their day.This film is actually amusing in parts unlike the Confessions which were unfunny and crass.There is one very funny shot of a amateurs wobbling breasts.However Arthur Millard in his last film does rather exhibit his acting limitations.Rather redolent of the period.


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