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If You Go Down in the Woods Today (1981)

Eric Sykes plays a scoutmaster who takes eight scouts camping in peaceful Tangle Woods. When he and one of the cubs become lost, their hilarious adventures are monitored by the Police, Army... See full summary »

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Eric Sykes

Writer:

Eric Sykes
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Eric Sykes ... Mr. Pangbourne
Wayne Brooks Wayne Brooks ... Cub Scout
Alan Cox ... Cub Scout
Quinn Hawkins Quinn Hawkins ... Cub Scout
Terry Kinsella Terry Kinsella ... Cub Scout
Keith Shail Keith Shail ... Cub Scout
Rupert Sheard Rupert Sheard ... Cub Scout
Timothy Woodward Timothy Woodward ... Cub Scout
Crispin Dexter Crispin Dexter ... Edison
Glyn Houston ... Ticket Collector
Joseph Brady ... Father Williams
Steven Crossley Steven Crossley ... Picnic 1
Dean Harris Dean Harris ... PC Radio Operator
Leo Dolan Leo Dolan ... Police Sergeant
Robin Bailey Robin Bailey ... Chief Constable
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Storyline

Eric Sykes plays a scoutmaster who takes eight scouts camping in peaceful Tangle Woods. When he and one of the cubs become lost, their hilarious adventures are monitored by the Police, Army, Navy, Air Force, MI5 and a bunch of crooks, almost turning Tangle Woods into Armageddon.

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spy | spoof | independent film | See All (3) »

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Comedy

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 April 1981 (UK) See more »

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Thames Television See more »
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Color
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Crazy Credits

The cast list in the closing credits gave the actors' names followed by the character name, which led to multiple actors being listed, *followed by* a single role, for the Cubs. See more »

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7 March 2019 | by RR-93804See all my reviews

The film has a reasonably good idea to start with but it goes on and on AND ON. Far too long and it is too daft. Felt like I was watching it forever, a shame as Eric Sykes is a comedy legend.


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