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Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em 

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Accident-prone Frank Spencer fails to navigate the simplest tasks of daily life, while also trying to look after his wife and baby.
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2016   1978   1975   1974   1973  
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Complete series cast summary:
Michael Crawford ...  Frank Spencer 23 episodes, 1973-2016
Michele Dotrice ...  Betty Spencer 23 episodes, 1973-2016
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Storyline

Frank Spencer's more than just a accident-prone; everything he touches falls apart, and he can't keep a job for more than a day. The only thing which keeps him going is his long-suffering wife Betty, who somehow manages to cope with his disaster-prone life-style. Written by Mike Konczewski

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...starring Michael Crawford like you've never seen him before. See more »

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English

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15 February 1973 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Anyám büszke lehet See more »

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(22 episodes)

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Mono

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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The house which collapsed around Franks ears was in the "Black Tom" area of Bedford. The site was being cleared for re-development. See more »

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Cliffhanger (Series 2). When Frank is climbing over the front of the car to get to the boot a rope is visible through the rear window that is clearly holding the car or holding Frank in some way. See more »

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Referenced in Bostock's Cup (1999) See more »

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Entertaining
29 August 2004 | by nicholas.rhodesSee all my reviews

Entertaining British Comedy from the 70s. I have two of the series on DVD. Frank's character can get frustrating at times and it is something the viewer just has to get used to. Some of his stunts were very impressive indeed. Michele Dotrice is amazing with her unflappability ! One of the best is where Frank has to act in a play. Certainly one of the better comedies of the seventies and anyway a cut above all the rubbish comedy ( if you can call it comedy ) nowadays !


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