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Classic short British comedy, full of stars, about two workmen delivering planks to a building site. This is done with music and a sort of "wordless dialogue" which consists of a few mumbled sounds to convey the appropriate emotion. TV remake of the 1967 short.

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  1. Eric Sykes

    Director, Writer

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  1. Eric Sykes

    Eric Sykes

    Taller Workman

  2. Arthur Lowe

    Arthur Lowe

    Shorter Workman

  3. Lionel Blair

    Lionel Blair

    Paint-covered House Owner

  4. HC

    Henry Cooper

    Beer drinker

  5. Harry H. Corbett

    Harry H. Corbett

    Amourous Van Driver

  6. Bernard Cribbins

    Bernard Cribbins

    House painter

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 0h 28m

Budget -

Revenue -

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Release Information

  • December 17, 1979



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