The Likely Lads1976

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The Likely Lads
Directed by:
Michael Tuchner

Directed by Michael Tuchner, "The Likely Lads" (also known as "Zwei nette Früchtchen") is a 1976 Comedy film , starring Rodney Bewes, James Bolam, Brigit Forsyth, Mary Tamm, Sheila Fearn and Zena Walker.

Who is the director of "The Likely Lads":

The Likely Lads was directed by Michael Tuchner, a director.

Before making The Likely Lads, Michael Tuchner had directed Villain, released in 1971. Since, he directed Wilt, released in 1989, The Rainbow Warrior (1992), Back to the Secret Garden (2001).

Who is at the casting of "The Likely Lads":

At the casting of The Likely Lads we find Rodney Bewes, previously seen in The Three Musketeers (1973) and Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1972); James Bolam (O Lucky Man! (1973), Crucible of Terror (1971)); Brigit Forsyth (The Night Digger (1971)) [ more... ]

  • Zena Walker and Roger Avon have both also be seen in The Dresser, released in 1983.
  • Penny Irving and Judy Buxton have both also be seen in Aces High, released in 1976.
  • Rodney Bewes and Sheila Fearn have both also be seen in Billy Liar, released in 1963.
  • Ronald Lacey and Sheila Fearn can be seen in Catch Us If You Can, released in 1965.

What is the Storyline of "The Likely Lads":

An opening pre-credits sequence shows the conception of both Lads during a World War II Air raid. After the opening titles the film cuts to Bob and Terry, both aged about thirty, playing football with some eleven-year-old children.

The main plot begins with Bob and Terry's favourite watering hole, The Fat Ox, being demolished. The middle class Bob feels great sentimentality for this loss, whereas the working class Terry, who is now living in a high rise council flat, is more optimistic about the [...]

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