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Sgt. Cannon (Tommy Cannon) and PC Ball (Bobby Ball) run the police station in the quiet town of Little Botham. When the station is threatened with closure due to a lack of crime, they decide to invent some crimes to justify their existence. When they try to steal a painting from a local rich businessman (Roy Kinnear), they accidently stumble across a gang of real art thieves who have just stolen £1 million worth of paintings. It is up to the two bungling cops to stop them escaping with their haul.

  1. Val Guest

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Bobby Ball

    Bobby Ball

    P.C. Bobby Ball

  2. Suzanne Danielle

    Suzanne Danielle

    Kim

  3. Roy Kinnear

    Roy Kinnear

    Mr. Lloyd

  4. Eric Sykes

    Eric Sykes

    Chief Constable

  5. Jack Douglas

    Jack Douglas

    Chief Superintendent

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The Boys in Blue
The Boys in Blue

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Release Information

  • September 20, 1982
    PG
    Theatrical

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    All ages admitted, but certain scenes may be unsuitable for young children. May contain mild language and sex/drugs references. May contain moderate violence if justified by context (e.g. fantasy).

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 31m

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