Galton and Simpson Comedy 1969
ITV sitcom anthology from Galton & Simpson. 6 episodes in 1969.

In these six comedy plays, writers Galton & Simpson - Hancock's Half Hour, Steptoe And Son - illustrate their immense comedy skill.

Featuring the likes of Leslie Phillips, Bob Monkhouse, Patricia Hayes, Harry H. Corbett, David Jason, Jimmy Edwards, Richard O'Sullivan and many other A-listers of late 1960s comic acting, each story takes a very different look at an aspect, characters and settings in contemporary British life.

DVD9 | PAL 4:3 | 151 minutes | 5.82 Gb + 3% rec
Language: English
Subtitles: none
Genre: Comedy

Director: David Askey
Country: UK

Following the same format that had proved so effective with their earlier run of plays for Comedy Playhouse, this series consists of six shows:

The Suit: starring Leslie Phillips and Jennie Linden
A married man falls victim to a rather embarrassing burglary.

Friends in High Places: starring Bob Monkhouse and Patricia Hayes
A 55-year-old wishes to be young again and his wish is granted!

Never Talk to Strangers: starring Harry H. Corbett and Rosemary Leach
Two lonely people have a chance to find happiness together.

Don't Dilly Dally on the Way: starring Jimmy Edwards and David Jason
After 23 years in the same bungalow, a couple prepares to move house.

Pity Poor Edie... Married to Him: starring Milo O'Shea and Gwendolyn Watts
What happens to a marriage when the breadwinner finds she is expecting?

An Extra Bunch of Daffodils: starring Stratford Johns and Patsy Rowlands
A man who has buried five heavily insured wives begins a search for his sixth...

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