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2.9
13 Ratings

Derek and Clive Get the Horn

Directed by Russell Mulcahy
United Kingdom, 1979
Comedy

Synopsis

Russell Mulcahy (of Highlander fame) films British comedy luminaries Peter Cook and Dudley Moore recording their last comedy album featuring two of their most beloved characters, lavatory attendants Derek and Clive.

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Derek and Clive Get the Horn Directed by Russell Mulcahy

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  • Richmond Hill's rating of the film Derek and Clive Get the Horn

    Sniggering behind the bike sheds taken to its logical conclusion. As film it's grubbily perfunctory, as comedy fitfully amusing but as a record of a marvellous partnership about to disintegrate, rather tragic. There's some wonderful invention in and around the Tourette-ian need to swear, which like any shock tactic only needs topping the next time to continue the fix. Comedy and melancholy are not strange bedfellows.