The Alf Garnett Saga

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The Alf Garnett Saga
"The Alf Garnett Saga" (1972).jpg
UK theatrical poster
Directed by Bob Kellett
Produced by Terry Glinwood
Ned Sherrin
Written by Johnny Speight
Starring Warren Mitchell
Dandy Nichols
Adrienne Posta
Music by Georgie Fame
Colin Green
Cinematography Nicholas D. Knowland
Edited by Al Gell
Distributed by Columbia-Warner Distributors UK
Release date(s) August 1972 UK
Running time 90 min.
Country United Kingdom
Language English

The Alf Garnett Saga is a 1972 British comedy film directed by Bob Kellett and starring Warren Mitchell, Dandy Nichols, Paul Angelis and Adrienne Posta.[1] The film was second Spin-Off from the TV series Till Death Us Do Part.[2] It starts where: Till Death Us Do Part (1969) finishes off.


With the Garnetts Wapping home up for demolition, Alf and his family are installed in a high-rise council flat. Alf struggles with ‘living in the sky”, using elevators ( which frequently break down due to power cuts "caused by the striking miners'" ) and walking long distances to the local pub.[3]



  1. ^ The Alf Garnett Saga at BFI Film and TV Database
  2. ^ "The Alf Garnett Saga". Moovida DB. Retrieved 29 May 2012. 
  3. ^ Name * (2012-06-10). "The Alf Garnett Saga". British Classic Comedy. Retrieved 2014-03-07. 

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