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Bullshot Crummond (1983)

Bullshot (original title)
PG | | Action, Comedy | 28 August 1985 (USA)
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The dashing Captain Hugh "Bullshot" Crummond - WWI ace fighter pilot, Olympic athlete, racing driver, part-time sleuth and all round spiffing chap - must save the world from the dastardly ... See full summary »

Director:

Dick Clement

Writers:

Ronald E. House (as Ron House), Diz White | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Alan Shearman ... Capt. Hugh (Bullshot) Crummond
Diz White Diz White ... Rosemary Fenton
Ronald E. House Ronald E. House ... Count Otto van Bruno
Frances Tomelty ... Fräulein Lenya von Bruno
Ron Pember Ron Pember ... Dobbs
Mel Smith ... Crouch
Michael Aldridge ... Prof. Rupert Fenton
Christopher Good ... Lord Binky Brancaster
Billy Connolly ... Hawkeye McGillicuddy
Geoffrey Bayldon ... Col. Hinchcliff
Christopher Godwin Christopher Godwin ... Maitre d'
Bryan Pringle ... Waiter
Angela Thorne ... Hotel Manageress
Peter Bayliss ... Chairman of the Institute
John Wells John Wells ... American Scientist
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Storyline

The dashing Captain Hugh "Bullshot" Crummond - WWI ace fighter pilot, Olympic athlete, racing driver, part-time sleuth and all round spiffing chap - must save the world from the dastardly Count Otto van Bruno, his wartime adversary. And, of course, win the heart of a jolly nice young lady. Written by Matt Voysey <mdv94r@ecs.soton.ac.uk>

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The Heroic Comedy Spectacular [Theatrical Poster] See more »

Genres:

Action | Comedy

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
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Details

Official Sites:

Handmade Films Website

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 August 1985 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bullshot Crummond See more »

Filming Locations:

England, UK

Company Credits

Production Co:

HandMade Films See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)
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Trivia

Comedy troupe the Low Moans first conceived the idea of the 'Bullshot Crummond' character and a play around 1973, about a decade before this movie was made and released. See more »

Quotes

Bullshot: I'm a collector of unusual insects
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Alternate Versions

After the film's first screenings in the West End of London, a joke featuring a primitive telephone answering machine was deleted from all general release prints. See more »

Connections

Spoofs Bulldog Drummond (1929) See more »

Soundtracks

Piano Concerto No. 2 in C
(uncredited)
Music by Sergei Rachmaninoff
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A British Classic
21 February 2004 | by petefoySee all my reviews

One of the silliest films I've seen. It captures everything that separates British humour from the rest of the world. Captain Crummond is portrayed as an accidental hero, who wins through despite all of his failings. It is well directed. I particularly like the use of quirky English locations.


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