The House In Nightmare Park – 1973

Frankie Howerd starred in this parody of the successful Hammer Horror Films.  A certain writer famous for his Doctor Who creations is co-writer and producer. Although we have been unable to get complete clar...

Bless This House – The Movie – 1972

Of all the TV spin off movies this one has to be my favourite as it stands up well on it's own, even without being a spin off from the TV series. In common with many of the hit TV comedies of the day Bless T...

Are You Being Served ? – The Movie

As was the trend during the 1970's Are You Being Served was given the big screen treatment in 1977.  The film starred all the original cast from the TV version as they take a holiday on the Costa Plonka while t...
jennifer saunders and joanna lumley living the high life in absolutely fabulous the movie

Absolutely Fabulous, The Movie

After years of promissing to write the script and the annual dig from Dawn French, during their BBC Radio 2 Christmas shows, it's finally arrived.  Absolutely Fabulous - The Movie. Alongside the regular cast...
cinema promotional poster for monty python and the holy grail

Monty Python and The Holy Grail – 1975

The second of Monty Python’s films, released in 1975 and the first to feature completely original material.  Generally it’s a spoof of King Arthur’s quest to find the Holy Grail.  Eric Idle would later use the ...
James Bolam and rodney Bewes are back as Bob and Terry for the liklely lads big screen outing

The Likely Lads Movie

Following in the footsteps of many successful TV sitcoms Bob and Terry jumped onto the big screen in 1976, two years after the TV series Whatever Happened To The Likely Lads had ended. Rodney Bewes and James...
Richard O'Sullivan and the cast of hit tv show man about the house line up for a big screen versio

Man About The House Hits The Big Screen

Man About The House, The Movie, 1974 As we have seen with many of the decade's most popular sitcoms, there was a big screen outing.  Man About The House was no exception.  Although many fans of the TV series f...
The cast for the Dads army remake line up for inspection

Dad’s Army, 2016

In what should be one of the most interesting years in British Comedy for some time, today sees the first of the events and anniversaries that will keep classic comedy fans excited through 2016, we finally get ...
The cast for the Dads army remake line up for inspection

They’re Coming Back In 2016

A little short of 39 years after the original TV series finished and after the excitement of a new Bond and Star Wars film, 2016 will see the eagerly awaited return of Dad's Army. The original sitcom enjoys ...