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George and Mildred (1980)

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Mildred decides that she and George will celebrate their anniversary at a posh London hotel - whatever the cost. However, a shady businessman mistakes George for a hit man.

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Peter Frazer-Jones (as Peter Frazer Jones)

Writers:

Dick Sharples (screenplay), Brian Cooke (characters) | 1 more credit »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Yootha Joyce ... Mildred Roper
Brian Murphy ... George Roper
Stratford Johns ... Harry Pinto
Norman Eshley ... Jeffrey Fourmile
Sheila Fearn Sheila Fearn ... Ann Fourmile
Kenneth Cope ... Harvey
David Barry David Barry ... Elvis
Sue Bond Sue Bond ... Marlene
Nicholas Bond-Owen Nicholas Bond-Owen ... Tristram Fourmile (as Nicholas Bond Owen)
Neil McCarthy ... Eddie
Dudley Sutton ... Jacko
Garfield Morgan ... Bridges
Harry Fowler ... Fisher
Bruce Montague ... Spanish Businessman
Michael Angelis ... Cafe Proprietor
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Mildred decides that she and George will celebrate their anniversary at a posh London hotel - whatever the cost. However, a shady businessman mistakes George for a hit man.

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She's still trying to steer him towards romance. He still doesn't know what she's driving at.

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Released after the death of one of its stars Yootha Joyce. See more »

Quotes

Mildred Roper: And the honeymoon? Two solid weeks of Monopoly! The only thrill of the fortnight was when he landed on my waterworks.
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Connections

References Love Thy Neighbour (1972) See more »

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Pretty awful!
18 January 2004 | by jancyclopsSee all my reviews

As with a lot of TV-to-film sitcoms, this failed miserably to transfer to the big screen. The mainly studio settings of the TV version forced some sort of discipline which is sadly lacking here. Seems quite appropriate that this was made by Hammer Films. A classic of the horror genre!


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