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Not Now, Comrade


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The feature film starring Leslie Phillips , Roy Kinnear Windsor Davies , Don Estelle and Michele Dotrice
An outstanding all-star comedy east provide boisterous and saucy fun in this hilarious, fast-moving farce. The laughter begins when a famous Russian male ballet-dancer defects to the West, and, pursued by the KGB and a strip-tease dancer, heaps chaos on an unsuspecting household.
Screenplay by RAY COONEY Producer MARTIN C. SCHUTE
Directed by HAROLD SNOAD and RAY COONEY (First showing on British television) Films: page 13


Play By: Ray Cooney
Producer: Martin C. Schute
Directed By: Harold Snoad
Cmdr Rimmington: Leslie Phillips
Hoskins: Roy Kinnear
Constable Pulford: Windsor Davies
Bobby Hargreaves: Don Estelle
Nancy Rimmington: Michele Dotrice
Mr Laver: Ray Cooney
Janet Rimmington: June Whitfield
Barbara Wilcox: Carol Hawkins
Rudy Petrovyan: Lewis Fiander
Gerry Buss: Lan Lavender

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