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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang


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A special Bank Holiday showing of the famous comedy film starring Dick Van Dyke , Sally Ann Howes with Lionel Jeffries , Gert Frobe Anna Quayle , Benny Hill James Robertson Justice Robert Helpmann
Caractacus Potts , an unsuccessful inventor, lives in an old mill-house with his eccentric father and two children, Jeremy and Jemima. At the children's request, he saves a derelict racing car from destruction and christens it (very appropriately) Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. Now Caractacus lets Jeremy and Jemima into a secret: their ' fine four-fendered friend' has remarkable magical powers ...
Director KEN HUGHES. Films: page 10


Unknown: Dick van Dyke
Unknown: Sally Ann Howes
Unknown: Lionel Jeffries
Unknown: Gert Frobe
Unknown: Anna Quayle
Unknown: James Robertson
Unknown: Robert Helpmann
Unknown: Caractacus Potts
Director: Ken Hughes.
Caractacus Potts: Dick van Dyke
Truly Scrumptious: Sally Ann Howes
Grandpa Potts: Lionel Jeffries
Baron Bomburst: Gert Frobe
Baroness Bomburst: Anna Quayle
Toymaker: Benny Hill
Lord Scrumptious: James Robertson Justice
Child Catcher: Robert Helpmann
Jemima: Heather Ripley
Jeremy: Adrian Hall
Blondest Fair: Barbara Windsor

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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

BBC One London, 30 August 1976 18.05

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