FILM : Get Cracking
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Get Cracking 1943 George Formby, Dinah Sheridan, Edward Rigby, Frank Pettingell, Ronald Shiner Buckinghamshire
Director : Marcel Varnel   Production Company : Columbia British Productions   Region : SOUTH EAST E-L

The men of two rival villages join Local Defence Volunteer units, stealing a machine gun and building their own tank.

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Get Cracking [DVD] [1943]

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Get Cracking - The Minor Wallop Local Defence Volunteers march into view.
Get Cracking

getcr001. The Minor Wallop Local Defence Volunteers march into view.

Get Cracking - George Singleton (George Formby) plays his ukelele and sings as the unit continues to march. A concrete roadway and the buildings in the right distance suggest an airfield.
Get Cracking

getcr002. George Singleton (George Formby) plays his ukelele and sings as the unit continues to march. A concrete roadway and the buildings in the right distance suggest an airfield.

Get Cracking - The Lance Corporal is sent to the railway station to collect a machine gun that has arrived with no label.
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getcr003. The Lance Corporal is sent to the railway station to collect a machine gun that has arrived with no label.

Get Cracking - George's motorbike is written off after he collides with Everett Manley (Ronald Shiner) from the rival Major Wallop volunteers.
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getcr004. George's motorbike is written off after he collides with Everett Manley (Ronald Shiner) from the rival Major Wallop volunteers.

Get Cracking - After getting a lift on the back of a car loaded with livestock, George falls to the road when a large stone is run over.
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getcr005. After getting a lift on the back of a car loaded with livestock, George falls to the road when a large stone is run over.

Get Cracking - George finally makes it to the station where Everett has already claimed the gun. Denham Golf Club station entrance lies to the left on Slade Oak Lane, Higher Denham in Buckinghamshire and a train running between Denham and Gerrards Cross passes over the bridge.
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getcr006. George finally makes it to the station where Everett has already claimed the gun. Denham Golf Club station entrance lies to the left on Slade Oak Lane, Higher Denham in Buckinghamshire and a train running between Denham and Gerrards Cross passes over the bridge.

getcr006n. The original ticket office was demolished after a fire to be replaced by a GWR 'pagoda' style building in 2007. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 05-05-2017)

Get Cracking - Everett isn't impressed when George attempts to pull rank.  Denham Golf Club station entrance on Slade Oak Lane, Higher Denham.
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getcr007. Everett isn't impressed when George attempts to pull rank. Denham Golf Club station entrance on Slade Oak Lane, Higher Denham.

getcr007n. The same location. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 05-05-2017)

Get Cracking - With George at the wheel, the army attempt to stop Minor Wallop's home made tank when Everett reports it as belonging to the enemy during an exercise.
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getcr008. With George at the wheel, the army attempt to stop Minor Wallop's home made tank when Everett reports it as belonging to the enemy during an exercise.

Get Cracking - More troops set off in pursuit of the odd looking vehicle. Harman's Brewery was based in Uxbridge.
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getcr009. More troops set off in pursuit of the odd looking vehicle. Harman's Brewery was based in Uxbridge.

Get Cracking - The tank is driven into Major Wallop where the identity of the vehicle is found out by the army officers overseeing the exercise and George is promoted to Sergeant.
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getcr010. The tank is driven into Major Wallop where the identity of the vehicle is found out by the army officers overseeing the exercise and George is promoted to Sergeant.

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