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Mr Forbush and the Penguins


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starring John Hurt Hayley Mills with Dudley Sutton Tony Britton
Richard Forbush is a brilliant young biologist and conceited philanderer who, to impress a beautiful girl, goes to the Antarctic to study penguins. John Hurt plays the reluctant adventurer, who sets off in style determined to live in as much luxury as possible - and finds, for the first time in his life in the frozen wastes something to think of other than himself.
Screenplay by ANTHONY SHAFFER from the novel by GRAHAM BILLING Produced by HENRY TRETTIN Directed by AL VIOLA
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Unknown: John Hurt
Unknown: Hayley Mills
Unknown: Dudley Sutton
Unknown: Tony Britton
Unknown: Richard Forbush
Unknown: John Hurt
Unknown: Anthony Shaffer
Novel By: Graham Billing
Produced By: Henry Trettin
Directed By: Al Viola
Forbush: John Hurt
Tara: Hayley Mills
Starshot: Dudley Suttion
George Dewport: Tony Britton
Mr Forbush Sr: Thorley Walters
Mrs Forbush: Judy Campbell
Head of Board: Joss Ackland
Julian: Nicholas Pennell
Fanny: Avril Angers
Professor Tringham: Cyril Luckham
Jackie: Sally Geeson

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Mr Forbush and the Penguins

BBC One London, 28 May 1987 14.10

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