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My Brother and I 

Captain George Mainwaring berates Frank for writing a humorous draft magazine article on the Home Guard, especially because it mentions drinking. Next he 'volunteers' the platoon to host a ... See full summary »

Director:

David Croft (uncredited)

Writers:

Jimmy Perry (by), David Croft (by) | 4 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Arthur Lowe ... Capt. George Mainwaring / Barry Mainwaring
John Le Mesurier ... Sgt. Arthur Wilson
Clive Dunn ... LCpl. Jack Jones
John Laurie ... Pte. James Frazer
Arnold Ridley ... Pte. Charles Godfrey
Ian Lavender ... Pte. Frank Pike
Bill Pertwee ... Chief Warden Hodges
Frank Williams ... Reverend Timothy Farthing
Edward Sinclair Edward Sinclair ... Verger Maurice Yeatman
Penny Irving ... The Chambermaid
Arnold Diamond ... The Major-General
Colin Bean Colin Bean ... Private Sponge
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Storyline

Captain George Mainwaring berates Frank for writing a humorous draft magazine article on the Home Guard, especially because it mentions drinking. Next he 'volunteers' the platoon to host a sherry party for Home guard officers. His haughty attitude is duly dimmed when his brother Barry, a party toys salesman, arrives by train, who reveals their humble roots. Written by KGF Vissers

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Genres:

Comedy | War

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Country:

UK

Release Date:

26 December 1975 (UK) See more »

Filming Locations:

England, UK

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Arthur Lowe actually got drunk when playing the role of Captain Mainwaring's alcoholic brother (Barry). See more »

Connections

Featured in The 100 Greatest Christmas Moments (2004) See more »

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