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    Wishing You All An Extremely Happy New Year!
    New Year � New Renown Releases!
    Renown Are Delighted to bring you Three new releases for January and an EXCLUSIVE Members only offer!
    What A Whopper
    �12.99
    British Comedy At Its Best!!!
    A comedy from former documentarist Gilbert Gunn. Adam Faith stars in this tale about a struggling writer who fakes photographs of the Loch Ness monster and then heads for the Highlands to convince the locals so that they'll back his book. Just about every comedy stalwart you can think of crops up in support, from Carry On regulars Sid James and Charles Hawtrey to TV favourites Wilfrid Brambell and Terry Scott. Even Spike Milligan has a cameo as a tramp...
    Directed By Gilbert Gunn
    Year Of Production 1960 (B&W)
    Running Time 86 mins
    Cast Adam Faith, Sid James, Carole Lesley, Terence Longdon, Clive Dunn, Marie France, Terry Scott, Charles Hawtrey, Freddie Flinton, Wilfrid Brambell, Fabia Drake, Harole Berens, Ewan Roberts, Archie Duncan, Spike Milligan
    Double Bill: Stars On Parade / Cavalcade Of Variety
    �14.99
    Stars on Parade: This 1936 Musical film shows a rare chance to see some of the greatest acts from the Music Hall Years. Cavalcade of Variety: Includes music from the bands of Billy Cotton and Mrs Jack Hylton along with the Macaru and his Dutch Serenaders. Songs from Eve Becke & Phyllis Robbins. Precision Dance routines from the Sherman Fisher Girls, a very amusing number by GS Melwin and a spectacular performance by The Australian Motor Air Aces. This film represents a rare opportunity to see performers who though now largely forgotten, were top liners of the day.
    Directed By Oswald Mitchell & Challis Sanderson / John Bentley
    Production Company Butchers Film Service
    Year Of Production 1936 / 1941 (B&W)
    Running Time 60mins each
    Cast Stars on Parade: Sam Barton, Mabel Constanduros, Horace Goldin, Max Harrison, Syd Harrison, Pat Hyde, Jimmy James, Edwin Laurence, Arthur Lucan, Kitty McShane, Pat O'Brien, John Rorke, The Sherman Fisher Girls, Debroy Somers, Albert Whelan
    Cavalcade of Variety: Peter Brough, Billy Cotton & His Band, Eve Becke, The Sherman Fisher Girls, Bobbie Henshaw,
    DOUBLE BILL: Echo of Diana / Shadow of Fear
    Echo of Diana: After learning that her husband Philip has been killed in an air crash in Eastern Europe, Joan Scott is disturbed to read a mysterious 'in memoriam' notice inserted in a newspaper under the signature, 'Diana'...
    Shadow of Fear: Waiting for his flight home Bill, (Paul Maxwell) takes a message from a British secret agent. On arrival two men posing as police officers take him to a hotel where he delivers the message. During the night he is attacked and kills his assailant. Later, in the country with this girlfriend, Barbara, he tells her uncle the story and is introduced to the real contact. On learning that he has given away vital information, Bill agrees to act as decoy.
    Directed By Ernest Morris
    Production Company Butchers Film Service
    Year Of Production 1963 (B&W)
    Running Time 1hr per film
    Cast Echo of Diana: Vincent Ball, Betty McDowall, Geoffrey Toone, Clare Owen, Peter Illing, Raymond Adamson, Marianne Stone, Anthony Baird, Michael Balfour, Basil Beale, Richard Caldicot, Leon Cortez, Arthur English, Tom Gill, Denis Holmes
    Shadow of Fear: Paul Maxwell, Clare Owen, Anita West, John Arnatt, Alan Tilvern, Eric Pohlmann, Reginald Marsh, Colin Tapley, Tony Wager, Robert Russell, Jack Taylor, Cecil Waters, Edward Ogden, John Murray Scott, John H Watson
    THE EXCLUSIVE MEMBERS DEAL
    What A Whopper �12.99
    Cavalcade Of Variety / Stars On Parade �14.99
    Echo Of Diana / Shadow Of Fear �14.99
    Postage �1.99
    TOTAL: �44.96
    B Movie Club Members only Deal �30.00 for all Three titles and postage!!
    YOU SAVE �14.96!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Should you wish to take us up on this offer � please order via our website www.renownpicturesltd.com and we will refund you the difference or send a cheque made payable to Renown Productions Ltd to:
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    Remember these titles are not available in the shops till the end of January and will not be avalible under this exclusive deal!!

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    I pre-ordered my copy of What a Whopper! off amazon uk a month ago for only �7:99.

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    Quote Originally Posted by darrenburnfan View Post
    I pre-ordered my copy of What a Whopper! off amazon uk a month ago for only �7:99.
    Ahh yes...that as may be...but you wont get your copy till 28th Jan approx and Amazon arent giving you 5 Renown films for �30!!

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    Well, renownpictures, you're right there, they aren't! In fact I don't think amazon have ever given five Renown films for �30.

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    Many thanks for releasing 'What a whopper!'. :)

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