Bullshot Crummond has all the right ingredients: scheming villains who’ll stop at The answer lies, I think, in Ron House’s year-old script. Bullshot Crummond () on IMDb: Movies, TV, Celebs, and more. moronic female lead – the actor playing her co-wrote the script and, remember, it is satire!. Hugh “Bullshot“ Crummond, tries too hard to be funny. At first the authors of the script make Bullshot seem like a brilliant Dudley Do-Right.
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The characters they played are: Organizer Denton Community Theatre Phone: Even the romantic scenes, particularly the romantic scenes, are played for laughs. If you like crazy, nonsense, silly comedy; see this film. I say “at one remove” because it was a stage play “Bullshot Crummond” before becoming a film.
Captain Crummond is portrayed as an accidental hero, who wins through despite all of his failings.
Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet! He is likewise a British World War I officer who, in peacetime- the film is set in the thirties- has become a sort of private eye cum secret agent cum knight errant, as well as an Olympic athlete, racing driver and Wimbledon tennis champion.
I then forced the fumes down each nostril with such intensity that they were combusted by the lighted end of the dynamite, thus forming a natural blowtorch which completely severed the fuse, rendering the dynamite totally harmless. If you enjoy wit, slapstick, stand up and roll about on the floor laughing type humour, then you’ll love this! Only as the water is sloshing around their throats does the count unleash a giant squid into the pool.
Shearman, who bears a striking resemblance to Stanley Baxter, cuts a dash as Crummond, all stiff upper lip, slicked back hair, and plus fours. David LandauNikki Stern.
They survive and sneak into the dungeons of Otto’s hideout — where the professor is being tortured. It captures everything that separates British humour from the rest of the world. I feel it in my bweast.
Better than most of them in fact. The film was produced by Handmade Films, the company originally set up with backing from the former Beatle George Harrison in order to finance “Monty Python’s Life of Brian”. And even Brooks’s efforts could run out of steam at the end, as happened with the otherwise excellent “Blazing Saddles”. A bit later we see him untouched as is a hostage who was inside the room.
Bryan was always good. The heroine White is Rosemary or, as she would pronounce it, Wosemawythe daughter of an eccentric scientist who has been kidnapped by the evil von Bruno and his equally evil wife Lenya, as part of a scheme to achieve world domination. From start to finish every comment is hilarious – from the “Oh Bullshot! But spoofs are not as easy to make as you think, and this was just a total flop. This parody of low-budget 30s detective movies typifies British heroism at its buplshot.
Crummond and Rosemary pursue Otto and Lenya in a hair-raising car chase, only to plunge over a cliff. Get out there and find this film I decided, however, to find out some more about my dog’s literary namesake- I even managed to track down a copy of one of the “Bulldog Drummond” books in a second-hand bookshop and attempted to read it.
The play was written by Ronald Svript. Possibly one of the best movies ever made! Highpoints was the drugging of a room full of scientists including Einstein with marijuana. Witness his stance on feminism; “This country would be in a right mess if they made a woman Prime Minister!. Von Bruno wants the secret half of the formula Fenton devised – it is in the locket Rosemary wears round her neck.
Along with Goldcrest, Handmade were one of the driving engines of the great revival crummojd the British film industry in the s. I was vaguely aware that there was a fictional character named Bulldog Drummond, but at the time I didn’t know much about him. Very much along the lines of Ripping Yarns, so essential viewing if that’s your kind of thing.
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It is possible to make a successful feature-length parody- some of Mel Brooks’s show how it can be done- but you need a pretty brilliant script to make it work, and a brilliant script is something “Bullshot” sadly lacks.
All I can urge you to do is seek this film out. This film deserves better treatment from the British media executive’s and should be given more credit and than what it as ever had. Algy Longwort An upper class English twit with a school boyish bkllshot. To get the effect, try watching a tape of ”Benny Hill” at double speed. Various devices for creating Vocal Reiteration voice mimickingConverse Forcefield immobilisation beamand Gaseous Particle Propellant marijuana dispenser.
She and Otto have continuous fights due to his blunderings and bullsho attraction to Crummond. They survive and sneak into the dungeons of Otto’s hideout – where the professor is being tortured.
This film is absolutely hilarious. Two-dimensional cut out “special effects” bushes, cars, planes, battleship, submarine etc. Rosemary enters, but the static electricity in her fur wrap averts the detonation. Perhaps the roles didn’t come his way, so he decided to ‘up and off’ to the land of plenty! The Iliad, The Odyssey, and all of Greek Please be prepared to at least attempt British and German accents.
Audible Download Audio Books. Alas, such lunacy is temporary as ”Bullshot” quickly returns to more tired jokes about giant sex organs.