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Rhubarb Rhubarb (ITV 1980, Eric Sykes, Jimmy Edwards)



Comedy. A remake of Sykes’ 1970 film short. A policeman will stop at nothing to win a round of golf. The only dialogue spoken in the film is ‘Rhubarb Rhubarb'(hence the title), this is supposed to be what extras used to say to each other instead of actually speaking.

With Eric Sykes, Jimmy Edwards, Bob Todd, Charlie Drake, Hattie Jacques, Roy Kinnear, Bill Fraser, Beryl Reid, April Walker, Nicholas Bond-Owen and Robert Carter.

production details
UK | ITV – Thames | 1×30 minutes | Broadcast Monday 15 December 1980 at 8.00pm

Writer and Director: Eric Sykes
Producer: David Clark