FILM : Privates on Parade
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Privates on Parade 1982 John Cleese, Michael Elphick, Nicola Pagett, Denis Quilley, Bruce Payne Hampshire
Director : Michael Blakemore   Production Company : HandMade Films, Paragon Entertainment Corporation  Region : SOUTH EAST M-Q

The members of SADUSEA (Song And Dance Unit South East Asia) fall in and out of love while trying to dodge Malayan Communist bullets in the late 1940s.

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Privates On Parade

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Privates on Parade - To set the scene - newsreel footage of 1940's Singapore before film of the Malayan conflict is shown. Unknown location.
Privates on Parade

pripa001. To set the scene - newsreel footage of 1940's Singapore before film of the Malayan conflict is shown. Unknown location.

Privates on Parade - Meanwhile, in Malaya, Surrey, Sergeant Major Reg Drummond (Michael Elphick) breaks off a conversation with Captain Sholto Savory (John Standing) when he sees new recruit Sergeant Steven Flowers. Neil Pearson advises that the parade ground scenes were shot at Aldershot Barracks.
Privates on Parade

pripa002. Meanwhile, in Malaya, Surrey, Sergeant Major Reg Drummond (Michael Elphick) breaks off a conversation with Captain Sholto Savory (John Standing) when he sees new recruit Sergeant Steven Flowers. Neil Pearson advises that the parade ground scenes were shot at Aldershot Barracks.

Privates on Parade - Sergeant Major Drummond stands outside the mess as Captain Dennis emerges before heading into town for the evening. Possibly a set, maybe not.
Privates on Parade

pripa003. Sergeant Major Drummond stands outside the mess as Captain Dennis emerges before heading into town for the evening. Possibly a set, maybe not.

Privates on Parade - Captain Henry Cox (John Quayle) brings a truck full of wounded men to the camp.
Privates on Parade

pripa004. Captain Henry Cox (John Quayle) brings a truck full of wounded men to the camp.

Privates on Parade - Major Giles Flack (John Cleese) comes out of his office when he sees the truck arrive.
Privates on Parade

pripa005. Major Giles Flack (John Cleese) comes out of his office when he sees the truck arrive.

Privates on Parade - Major Flack and Captain Cox are interrupted by Captain Dennis.
Privates on Parade

pripa006. Major Flack and Captain Cox are interrupted by Captain Dennis.

Privates on Parade - The opening night of 'Jungle Jamboree'. An unidentified location that may be a studio set.
Privates on Parade

pripa007. The opening night of 'Jungle Jamboree'. An unidentified location that may be a studio set.

Privates on Parade - The unit strut their stuff. Starring Joe Melia as Sergeant Len Bonny, Denis Quilley as Captain Terri Dennis, Nicola Pagett as Lieutenant Sylvia Morgan, Simon Jones as Sergeant Eric Young-Love and Bruce Payne as Flight Sergeant Kevin Cartwright.
Privates on Parade

pripa008. The unit strut their stuff. Starring Joe Melia as Sergeant Len Bonny, Denis Quilley as Captain Terri Dennis, Nicola Pagett as Lieutenant Sylvia Morgan, Simon Jones as Sergeant Eric Young-Love and Bruce Payne as Flight Sergeant Kevin Cartwright.

pripa008n. Wonderful, nostalgic poster of this 1980's film. Size, some 28" x 40", 72cm x 100cm approx, small tear, no pin holes, repairs. Good condition, € 55.00 + p&p.
(Modern Photo Added: 11-03-2013)

Privates on Parade - Practice makes perfect. The entertainment troupe master their marching skills. Aldershot Barracks located by Neil Pearson.
Privates on Parade

pripa009. Practice makes perfect. The entertainment troupe master their marching skills. Aldershot Barracks located by Neil Pearson.

Privates on Parade - Captain Dennis and Sylvia leave the chapel after the funeral of Len Bonny.
Privates on Parade

pripa010. Captain Dennis and Sylvia leave the chapel after the funeral of Len Bonny.

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