Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by Lardyboy, 27 Jan 2008.
Did anyone else see this tonight on BBC4?
Was absolutely brilliant!
Seen it before, Ms RT has got it on DVD> It's got bicycles and a Citroen H Van, two things of which I'm inordinately fond.
I love the dog in it, especially when he's trying to bark at the train and the frog at the same time.
A great film .
I liked the "car chase" with the "stretched" 2CV's, the now obvious use for a German WW2 grenade as a fishing device, and the "patron" still waiting for the return of the pedallo at the end.
Last time I looked on Amazon, they did not know of this film .
Don't think I have seen it. Is it foreign? It sounds it.
Watch it Noodley. Now. It's brilliant.
Here's a bit of it. Apparently they actually did the music as it's shown in the animation.
Amazon does know of this film. I think I may have spelled it wrong last time .
And Here's the opening.
Looks unusual and good from the clip, but I would get bored if that went on for much longer!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
It doesn't. The little boy at the end of the opening clip gets a bicycle bought for him and finishes up riding in Le Tour. He soon becomes involved with a sinister ring of gamblers after being swept up in the broom wagon. A brilliant film which only the French could have made.
It's not up to the standard of "Tom and Jerry" is it?
Well, what is?
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