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|Also Known As:||Died:||July 23, 2014|
|Born:||February 7, 1923||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Lancashire, England, GB||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Patsy and Edina of "Absolutely Fabulous" ski, swill champagne and shop in this movie based on the British television series. While Patsy spends her time picking up ski instructors, Edina has a skiing accident and a near-death experience. The action culminates with the ultimate extravagent wedding.
The owner of a failing cinema and his mysterious boarder are caught up in the political intrigue of Argentina.
The daughter of Jack the Ripper continues his grisly legacy.
Deserted by her mother, a pregnant teen turns to a gay friend for help.
A drill sergeant struggles to turn his last squad of draftees into a crack platoon.
An American pop sensation invades a London stockbroker''''s home.
A British major leads a suicide mission to take out a German shipyard in occupied France.
Work has been going with a bang for freelance assassin Hawkins but a job in England just after the war is a different matter. His apparently easy target, a pompous government minister, is off for some hanky-panky at the Green Man on the south coast, where Hawkins is planning to retire him for good. But before he can get on with this the hit-man has a procession of unwanted visitors at home to dispose of - one way or another.
Wolf Merton is a former British army officer who is surprised in his home one evening by an intruder. He is even more surprised to learn that the intruder is a soldier from his World War II army unit.
Lt. Sylvester Green is making his crooked way shipwards with a couple of naval colleagues after a night's drinking and along the way they collect an old pram and three brass balls from a pawnbroker's shop. Passing the foreign vessel Agraria on the dock they notice some welding equipment and decide to have some fun. They attach the junk to the Agraria and paint it naval grey. Next morning when Green unsteadily arises his commanding officer has noticed the mysterious new equipment and trying to avoid exposure Green identifies it confidently as a '998'. From then on things only get more confused as soon everyone in the navy wants to know why this foreign ship has more up-to-date radar than they do. Green is coincidentally seconded to the Agraria as a radar instructor and soon (through the magical power of coincidence) the Agrarians (and everyone else) believe it is a powerful secret weapon. Green is held prisoner in the rather pleasant environment of the Agrarian palace where the President's many beautiful daughters have been instructed to fulfill his every desire. Eventually his girlfriend Betty (also in the Navy) and Lt. Smart come to Agraria to rescue him, but all is settled amicably in the end and the Agrarians get to manufacture their own 998's out of junk as a deterrent to their neighbours.
An American investigator in London discovers that a posh museum''''s da Vinci is a fake.
When police inspector Gerald Blake wants to infiltrate a London stolen-goods gang, he does a thorough job of it. First, he robs a jewelry store, gets caught and is sentenced to prison. Then he teams up with gang-member Joey to make their escape. Once in the gang, Blake identifies the boss, Larry, and most of the other thieves, but not the "inside man." As a big fur job looms closer, the detective's task is complicated by the playful but seductive advances of Judy, a dazzling blonde who happens also to be the jealous Larry's girl friend.
Marjory Clark wins a competition in her Midland town and finds herself in a Festival of Britain procession as Lady Godiva - though not in the buff. This leads by way of a suspect beauty competition to the show-business world of London. But it could be a slippery slope for simple home-town Marge.
An engineer fights to prove that a new model airplane is not safe.
Spies plot to create chaos in Britian by destroying hydroelectric power stations.
A London Bobbie goes after the crooks who shot his partner.
When John North, a budding author, pulls the communication cord of a late night train that is taking him away on a weekend with his publishers wife, he sets in motion a series of events that lead to a train crash, a murder and a police man hunt, but all is not what it seems.
A neglected child thinks the servant he idolizes has committed murder.
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