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Directed by Walter Forde
Marcel Varnel
Produced by Edward Black
Written by Marriott Edgar (writer)
Val Guest (writer)
Starring See below
Cinematography Arthur Crabtree
Edited by R.E. Dearing
Release date
1 February 1941
Running time
77 minutes
Country UK
Language English

Gasbags is a 1941 British comedy film directed by Walter Forde and Marcel Varnel and starring The Crazy Gang.

Plot summary[edit]

The film brims with British comedy talent of the period. The Crazy Gang’s mobile fish and chip shop is accidentally tied to a barrage balloon and the gang is carried to Nazi Germany. They are captured but break out of prison, impersonate Adolf Hitler and return to England in a stolen secret weapon.

The film was a morale-booster at a period of the war when Britain looked in real danger of defeat.



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