Tag: Dad's Army
On Tuesday the 10th August 1976, ABC aired the pilot of The Rear Guard. Based on Dad’s Army, the premise relocates the action to the American Civil Defence auxillary force, and is based on the British version’s episode The Deadly Attachment.
I was watching an episode of Hi-De-Hi!, where all of the camp staff are waiting at the train station for the new batch of campers to arrive. I wondered if the location they were filming at was the same as the one they later used for Oh, Doctor Beeching!. Hi-De-Hi! used Weybourne Railway Station on…
Keanu Reeves is 56. That makes him eight years older than Clive Dunn was when he was first cast in Dad’s Army. But don’t panic, Clive Dunn was always playing much older characters than his own age. Keanu Reeves is 56. That makes him seven years older than Stephanie Cole was when she was first…