Bless This House. Image shows from L to R: Sally Abbot (Sally Geeson), Sid Abbot (Sid James), Jean Abbot (Diana Coupland), Mike Abbot (Robin Askwith).

Bless This House

1972 British comedy film spin-off about a family. Stars Sid James, Diana Coupland, Terry Scott, June Whitfield, Peter Butterworth and others.

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Bless This House. Image shows from L to R: Unknown, Oldham (Bill Maynard), Ronald Baines (Terry Scott), Unknown, Vera Baines (June Whitfield), Kate Baines (Carol Hawkins), Mike Abbot (Robin Askwith), Jean Abbot (Diana Coupland), Sid Abbot (Sid James), Trevor Lewis (Peter Butterworth), Sally Abbot (Sally Geeson).

Bless This House

Popular sitcom spin-off film starring Sid James, Terry Scott, Diana Coupland and June Whitfield

Genre
Film
Released
1972
Starring
Sid James, Diana Coupland, Terry Scott, June Whitfield, Peter Butterworth, Sally Geeson, Robin Askwith, Carol Hawkins and others
Writer
Dave Freeman
Director
Gerald Thomas
Producer
Peter Rogers

Sidney Abbott and his best mate and next-door neighbour Trevor enjoy home-brewing. Unfortunately, their plans to turn a little wine into the first recorded rhubarb brandy come unstuck when a Customs and Excise officer by the name of Baines moves into the house on the other side of the Abbotts'.

Meanwhile, Sid and Trevor's wives, Jean and Betty, are pushing ahead with plans - much to Sid's disgust - to open an antiques stall at the local market, and his layabout son Mike isn't making life any easier by buying a clapped-out old banger of a car.

Daughter Sally isn't helping neighbourly harmony either. She's waging an anti-pollution campaign in the town and manages to thoroughly drench Mr Baines in an attempt to extinguish a bonfire.

But it's Mike who looks set to cause the biggest ruction over the property boundary - by falling in love with Baines's daughter, Kate!

Can the two families ever reconcile their differences? Bless this house!

Production Details

Tagline
The Greatest Family Comedy Team Now on the Big Screen!
UK certificate
U
Duration
89 minutes
Release date
1972
Distributor

Fox-Rank

Production company
Soundtrack
Music composed and conducted by Eric Rogers.
Laugh track
None

Location

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