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Love Thy Neighbour (1973)

Not Rated | | Comedy | 26 August 1973 (UK)
Two men who are nextdoor neighbors constantly battle it out over seemingly trivial offenses. Their wives, on the other hand, are best of friends. The two couples attempt to win a 'love-thy-neighbor' competition by lying...

Director:

John Robins

Writers:

Vince Powell (screenplay), Harry Driver (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jack Smethurst Jack Smethurst ... Eddie Booth
Rudolph Walker ... Bill Reynolds
Nina Baden-Semper Nina Baden-Semper ... Barbie Reynolds
Kate Williams Kate Williams ... Joan Booth
Charles Hyatt Charles Hyatt ... Joe Reynolds
Keith Marsh Keith Marsh ... Jacko
Tommy Godfrey Tommy Godfrey ... Arthur
Patricia Hayes Patricia Hayes ... Annie Booth
Melvyn Hayes ... Terry
Azad Ali Azad Ali ... Winston
Arthur English ... Carter
Clifford Mollison ... Registrar
Lincoln Webb Lincoln Webb ... Charlie
Andrea Lawrence Andrea Lawrence ... Norma
Norman Chappell Norman Chappell ... Indian Conductor
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Two men who are nextdoor neighbors constantly battle it out over seemingly trivial offenses. Their wives, on the other hand, are best of friends. The two couples attempt to win a 'love-thy-neighbor' competition by lying...

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The Funniest Comedy Ever on the Big Screen!

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Comedy

Certificate:

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 August 1973 (UK) See more »

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Production Co:

Anglo-EMI,Hammer Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Photophone Sound Recording)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)
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Trivia

The south west London street Maple Terrace in Twickenham is home to the Booths (at number 65) and the Reynolds (at 67). See more »

Connections

References Coronation Street (1960) See more »

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We Are the Champions
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Good comedy
7 June 2004 | by RLARKT199See all my reviews

Good comedy of a popular television series that ran in England in the 1970's. a Somewhat controversial in its day,kept the British viewers glued to their television sets. This popular series is now available on DVD in the United Kingdom. Individuals who have region-free DVD players can order these DVD episodes from the video on-line shops in the U.K. People whishing to watch clean violent free entertainment will probably enjoy these DVD episodes. Video tapes of Love thy neighbour are also available. Jack Smethurst,Rudolph Walker,Nina Baden-Semper,and Kate Williams are the main actors in this series. Rudolph Walker appeared in the popular series,The blue thin line about 25 years later. He has also appeared in several episodes of the popular British police series,The Bill. After this series began in England,the U.S.A.and Australia produced their own versions. After a few episodes in the U.S.A. the series was cancelled. The Australia version was quite popular in Australia.


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