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Adolf Hitler - My Part in His Downfall


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Comedy based on Spike Milligan's autobiographical novel, featuring Spike himself as his own father. Content to let the Second World War happen without him, Terence "Spike" Milligan finds the army has other ideas. Review page 51.
Director Norman Cohen (1972)


Director: Norman Cohen
Spike Milligan: Jim Dale
Major Drysdale: Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Ellis: Bill Maynard
Sergeant Mackay: Windsor Davies
Bill: Tony Selby
Larry: Geoffrey Hughes
Pongo: Jim Norton
Smith: David Belcher
Spike's father: Spike Milligan
Spike's mother: Pat Coombs

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Adolf Hitler - My Part in His Downfall

BBC Two England, 6 October 2002 0.05

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