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The Boys in Blue est un film de genre Comédie réalisé par Val Guest avec Tommy Cannon

The Boys in Blue (1982)

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Durée 1h19
Réalisé par
Genres Comédie
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The Boys in Blue is a 1982 British comedy film directed by Val Guest and starring Tommy Cannon, Bobby Ball, Suzanne Danielle and Roy Kinnear. It is loosely based on the 1938 Will Hay film Ask a Policeman, which Guest co-wrote. Some policeman who have failed to make any arrests are threatened with dismissal, and begin to invent crime to justify their existence. It was the final feature film that Guest directed.



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Synopsis

Sgt. Cannon (Tommy Cannon) and PC Ball (Bobby Ball) run the police station in the quiet town of Little Botham. When the station is threatened with closure due to a lack of crime, they decide to invent some crimes to justify their existence. When they try to steal a painting from a local rich businessman (Roy Kinnear), they accidentally stumble across a gang of real art thieves who have just stolen £1 million worth of paintings. It is up to the two bungling cops to stop them escaping with their haul.

Acteurs

Tommy Cannon

(Sergeant Tommy Cannon)
Bobby Ball

(P.C. Bobby Ball)
Suzanne Danielle

(Kim)
Roy Kinnear

(Mr. Lloyd)
Eric Sykes

(Chief Constable)
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