FILM : Boys in Blue, The
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Boys in Blue, The 1982 Tommy Cannon, Bobby Ball, Suzanne Danielle, Roy Kinnear, Eric Sykes, Jack Douglas, Jon Pertwee, Edward Judd Bedfordshire, Dorset, Hertfordshire, London
Director : Val Guest   Production Company : Apollo Leisure Group, MAM Ltd.  Region : LONDON A-B,SOUTH EAST A-D,SOUTH WEST

Two inept officers run the police station in a quiet coastal town but when the station is threatened with closure they decide to invent some crimes to justify their existence.

Screen shots uploaded by Phil Wilkinson from source material provided by John Tunstill.

The film is based on Will Hay's 'Ask a Policeman' from 1938.

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The Boys in Blue [DVD]

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Boys in Blue, The - Stolen paintings are transferred between vehicles after an art robbery...
Boys in Blue, The

boybl001. Stolen paintings are transferred between vehicles after an art robbery..."I would think these houses were on the studio plot. A Tesco's petrol station now stands there. Shenley Road by Elstree studios." Info from Neil Rigby

Boys in Blue, The - One of the robbers takes on the disguise of a dustman. See description for image boybl001. Norma Coggins identifies this location as Shenley Road next door to the Red Lion pub, now McDonald's. It was a dentist's then turned into a squat.
Boys in Blue, The

boybl002. One of the robbers takes on the disguise of a dustman. See description for image boybl001. Norma Coggins identifies this location as Shenley Road next door to the Red Lion pub, now McDonald's. It was a dentist's then turned into a squat.

Boys in Blue, The - The getaway car is transformed into an ambulance.
Boys in Blue, The

boybl003. The getaway car is transformed into an ambulance.

boybl003n. Found by Mariocki on the Britmovie site forum. Total Garage, North Orbital Road, Colney Heath AL40NG. Sent in by Neil (NR), with help from Google.
(Modern Photo Added: 15-12-2012)

Boys in Blue, The - Later, in fictional Little Botham, Sergeant Cannon (Tommy Cannon) tries to get a traffic jam moving.
Boys in Blue, The

boybl004. Later, in fictional Little Botham, Sergeant Cannon (Tommy Cannon) tries to get a traffic jam moving.

boybl004n. Summerlys, Edlesborough, Buckinghamshire LU6. NR/Google
(Modern Photo Added: 15-12-2012)

Boys in Blue, The - Sergeant Cannon is shouted at.
Boys in Blue, The

boybl005. Sergeant Cannon is shouted at.

boybl005n. Summerlys, Edlesborough, Buckinghamshire LU6. NR/Google
(Modern Photo Added: 15-12-2012)

Boys in Blue, The - PC Ball (Bobby Ball) attempts to move the cause of the hold up.
Boys in Blue, The

boybl006. PC Ball (Bobby Ball) attempts to move the cause of the hold up.

boybl006n. Brook Street, Edlesborough, Buckinghamshire LU6. NR/Google
(Modern Photo Added: 15-12-2012)

Boys in Blue, The - PC Ball fails to move the herd of cows and calls to his sergeant for help.
Boys in Blue, The

boybl007. PC Ball fails to move the herd of cows and calls to his sergeant for help.

boubl007n. Brook Street, Edlesborough, Buckinghamshire LU6. NR/Google
(Modern Photo Added: 15-12-2012)

Boys in Blue, The - After Sergeant Cannon takes control of the cows, the traffic moves off.  Summerlys, Edlesborough again.
Boys in Blue, The

boybl008. After Sergeant Cannon takes control of the cows, the traffic moves off. Summerlys, Edlesborough again.

Boys in Blue, The - The Chief Constable (Eric Sykes) finds that his car has been damaged.
Boys in Blue, The

boybl009. The Chief Constable (Eric Sykes) finds that his car has been damaged.

boybl009n. Summerlys, Edlesborough, Buckinghamshire LU6. NR/Google
(Modern Photo Added: 15-12-2012)

Boys in Blue, The - Sergeant Cannon and PC Ball are berated by the Chief Constable.
Boys in Blue, The

boybl010. Sergeant Cannon and PC Ball are berated by the Chief Constable.

boybl010n. Summerlys, Edlesborough, Buckinghamshire LU6. NR/Google
(Modern Photo Added: 15-12-2012)

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