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Up Pompeii!


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The classic 70s comedy starring Frankie Howerd
With Sui Lin , Barbara Lindley , Anita Richardson , Joanna Ross , Valerie Stanton , Jeanette Wild Producer David Croft
0 VIDEOS: Up Pompeii! - 'Vestal Virgins' and 'The Legacy', £9.99, from retailers.


Unknown: Frankie Howerd
Unknown: With Sui Lin
Unknown: Barbara Lindley
Unknown: Anita Richardson
Unknown: Joanna Ross
Unknown: Valerie Stanton
Producer: David Croft
Lurcio: Frankie Howerd
Ludicrus: Max Adrian
Senna: Jeanne Mockford
Ammonia: Elizabeth Larner
Odius: Leon Thau
Pitius: Geoffrey Hughes
Plautus: William Rushton
Priest: Hugh Paddick
Tittia: Penny Brahms
Virginia: Janet Mahoney
Nausius: Kerry Gardner
Erotica: Georgina Moon
Guest virgin: Trisha Nobel

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