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Man's Crisis of Identity in the Latter Half of the 20th Century 

Confuse-a-Cat, The Smuggler, A Duck, a Cat and a Lizard (Discussion), Vox Pops on Smuggling, Police Raid, Letters on Vox Pops, Newsreader Arrested, Erotic Film, Cartoon - Charles Fatless, ... See full summary »
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Episode cast overview:
Graham Chapman ... Vet / Police Constable Henry Thatcher / David Thomas (Stig in the shooting script)
John Cleese ... Voice Over / General / Officer / A man in the street / Vox pop interviewer / Shouting man with handkerchief on his head / Brigadier Arthur Gormanstrop (Mrs.) / Silly Job Interviewer / Woman who is offered a burglary
Eric Idle ... Vicar / Pepperpot / Sandy Camp / Boxer / Arrested Newsreader / Encyclopedia salesman (burglar)
Terry Jones ... Mrs. B / Chairman / Man on a roof / Woman journalist
Michael Palin ... It's Man / Mr. A / Sergeant / Clock smuggler / Man who forgot the question / Boy Scout / Bevis / Head of the Careers Advisory Board
Carol Cleveland ... French Au Pair / Woman with glasses / E.B. Debenham (Mrs.) / Dora
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Confuse-a-Cat, The Smuggler, A Duck, a Cat and a Lizard (Discussion), Vox Pops on Smuggling, Police Raid, Letters on Vox Pops, Newsreader Arrested, Erotic Film, Cartoon - Charles Fatless, Silly Job Interview, Careers Advisory Board, Burglar/Encyclopaedia Salesman Written by Tobias

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Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

TV-14

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Trivia

The Smuggler sketch was copied (with clocks changed to drugs) on an early episode of Saturday Night Live, See more »

Quotes

Encyclopedia salesman: [rings doorbell] Burglar!
[rings again]
Encyclopedia salesman: Burglar!
House wife: [opens door part way] Yes?
Encyclopedia salesman: Burglar, madam.
House wife: Whatchu want?
Encyclopedia salesman: I want to come in and steal a few things, madam.
House wife: Are you an encyclopedia salesman?
Encyclopedia salesman: No madam, I'm a burglar, I burgle people.
House wife: I think you're an encyclopedia salesman.
[...]
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Soundtracks

The Liberty Bell
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Music by John Philip Sousa
Performed by The Band of the Grenadier Guards
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Language:

English

Release Date:

16 November 1969 (UK) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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