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The Best Pair of Legs in the Business

The Best Pair of Legs in the Business

Christopher Hodson (1972)

87min
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Taking a break from the buses, Reg Varney finds himself at a holiday camp in this old-fashioned seaside comedy. Although he's the world's worst entertainer, our Reg is convinced that the big time is just a soft-shoe shuffle away. But his ambition blinds him to the fact that his wife, Diana Coupland, is playing away from home with his boss. A trouper through and through, Varney always tries to make the most of even the lowest-grade material, yet even he struggles to pep up this maudlin mess, which has faint echoes of Tony Hancock's The Punch and Judy Man.

Summary

A holiday camp entertainer clings to his belief that fame is just around the corner, but his obsession drives his family away. Comedy drama, starring Reg Varney and Diana Coupland.

Cast & Crew

"Sherry" Sheridan Reg Varney
Mary Sheridan Diana Coupland
Emma Jean Harvey (2)
Charlie Lee Montague
Ron David Lincoln
Dai George Sweeney
Director Christopher Hodson
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Other Information

Language: English Colour Theatrical distributor: Sunny Prods Guidance: Contains some swearing.

Comedy Drama

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