The Bargee

  • 1964
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy

Banal British life-on-the-canals comedy heavily influenced by the creators of the BBC TV series "Steptoe and Son." (The Americans borrowed the concept and turned it into the hit show "Sanford and Son.") The film is directed by Wood, who staged the TV show, and the movie stars one of its leads, Corbett, who played Steptoe, Jr. The plot concerns freedom-loving...read more

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01:36 — Hemel Pike - Hemel because his parents' narrow boat happened to be moored at Hemel Hempstead at the time - is his name. Hemel's adventures and his ent (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Banal British life-on-the-canals comedy heavily influenced by the creators of the BBC TV series "Steptoe and Son." (The Americans borrowed the concept and turned it into the hit show "Sanford and Son.") The film is directed by Wood, who staged the TV show,… (more)

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