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The Ealing Comedy: Passport to Pimlico


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Starring Stanley Holloway, Hermione Baddeley, Margaret Rutherford, Paul Dupuis

As Pimlico swelters in a heatwave, the deafening explosion of London's last bomb uncovers a vast treasure and a decree that Pimlico should be part of France. Ration books are torn up and licensing laws abandoned, but life is not all beer and boules in downtown Burgundy.
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Screenplay: T.E.B. Clarke
Producer: Michael Balcon
Director: Henry Cornelius
Arthur Pemberton: Stanley Holloway
Shirley Pemberton: Barbara Murray
Duke of Burgundy: Paul Dupuis
Frank Huggins: John Slater
Molly: Jane Hylton
Mr Wix: Raymond Huntley
Edie Randall: Hermione Baddeley
Professor Hatton-Jones: Margaret Rutherford
Straker: Naunton Wayne
Gregg: Basil Radford
Bashford: Michael Hordern

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The Ealing Comedy: Passport to Pimlico

BBC Two England, 18 September 1979 19.05

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