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These Foolish Things (2005)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 10 March 2006 (UK)
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A young actress seeks to follow in her famous mother's footsteps.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Charlotte Lucas Charlotte Lucas ... Lily Evans
Craig Rooke Craig Rooke ... Stage Manager
Julia McKenzie ... Miss Abernethy
Roisin Goodall Roisin Goodall ... Diana 3 Years Old
Sinead Goodall Sinead Goodall ... Diana 8 Years Old
Jordan Metcalfe Jordan Metcalfe ... Garstin 14 Years Old
Michael Watts ... Douglas 14 Years Old (as Michael Gabriel)
Joanna David ... Mrs. Bannock
Graham Seed ... Rev. Bannock
Zoë Tapper ... Diana Shaw
Leo Bill ... Garstin
John Broad John Broad ... Tavistock Hotel Porter
Tatina de Marinis Tatina de Marinis ... Tall Girl
Eve Myles ... Dolly Nightingale
Joan Blackham ... Mrs. Griffin
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A young actress seeks to follow in her famous mother's footsteps.

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 March 2006 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Drámai pillanatok See more »

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£6,000,000 (estimated)
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Originally Norman Wisdom was to have played Albert, but he decided to retire the day after his 90th Birthday and was replaced by Joss Ackland See more »

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Here Comes the Sandman
Composed by Harry Warren & Al Dubin
Performed by Carroll Gibbons & Savoy Hotel Orpheans, The
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Glamorous romance.
29 May 2006 | by keithmpSee all my reviews

I showed this film at our local theatre, where I voluntarily act as cinema manager, presenting two Friday night film shows per month. We had a good turnout and our mature, discerning audience really enjoyed this light comedy romance set in London's West End, immediately prior to the outbreak of World War Two. Zoe Tapper makes a lovely, charming heroine while Leo Bill does well as her 'reptile cousin', Garstin. Terence Stamp steals the show as a butler delivering a succession of witty/sarcastic comments (which had our audience laughing out loud). Debutant director Julia Taylor-Stanley has produced a commendable first effort, - a piece of glamorous, escapist, old-fashioned cinema with a terrific cast and an outstanding music soundtrack. Perfect for those Senior Screen film shows, in my opinion!


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