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Get Charlie Tully (1972)

Ooh... You Are Awful (original title)
Charlie Tully and womanising Reggie Peek con two rich Italians out of £500,000 but during their flight out Charlie is arrested for coning an American and a dog. Reggie stores the money in a... See full summary »

Director:

Cliff Owen

Writers:

John Warren (original screenplay), John Singer (original screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dick Emery Dick Emery ... Charlie Tully
Derren Nesbitt ... Sid Sabbath
Ronald Fraser ... Reggie Campbell Peek
Pat Coombs Pat Coombs ... Libby Niven
William Franklyn William Franklyn ... Arnold Van Cleef
Cheryl Kennedy Cheryl Kennedy ... Jo Mason
Norman Bird ... Warder Burke
Roland Curram ... Vivian
Liza Goddard Liza Goddard ... Liza Missenden Green
Ambrosine Phillpotts ... Lady Missenden Green
Brian Oulton ... Funeral Director
David Healy ... Tourist (as Dave Healey)
Steve Plytas Steve Plytas ... Signor Vittorio Ferruchi
Louis Negin ... Emilio Ferruchi
Neil Wilson ... Attendant Price
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Storyline

Charlie Tully and womanising Reggie Peek con two rich Italians out of £500,000 but during their flight out Charlie is arrested for coning an American and a dog. Reggie stores the money in a Swiss Bank and after Charlie is released is about to tell him which Bank when he is killed by Sid Sabbath's gang whose girlfriend Reggie had an affair with. The only lead is four tattoos that is on the girls Reggie had affairs with while Charlie was in jail. But Sabbath is on Charlie's trail to kill him and the Italians contract the mob - to find the money and then kill him..... Written by Lee Horton <LeeH@tcp.co.uk>

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... but I like you!

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English | Italian

Release Date:

27 September 1973 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Get Charlie Tully See more »

Company Credits

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor) (uncredited)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Emery plays two of his regular characters in the film: Mandy Dunnett and James Maynard Kitchener Lampwick. See more »

Goofs

Liza Missenden Green's forename is spelled incorrectly as Lisa on Charlie's list. See more »

Connections

Remade as Mad Mission (1982) See more »

Soundtracks

Pop Alive
(uncredited)
Music by Anthony Mawer
Bruton Music Ltd
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Great plot not fully thought through
21 October 2001 | by alaneobrienSee all my reviews

Dick Emery plays all of his most loved characters in this film. The plot revolves around Emery and his recently deceased former partner in crime. Eight women have tattoos on their bums which Emery has to find. It is actually a very clever and original plot. It would be ideal for a remake by Austin Powers. I have a feeling it could have been funnier though; probably by NOT including all of Emery's TV characters. Sometimes they appear in a very unnatural way.


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