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London, 1940. Aspiring jazz musician and future comedy legend Terence "Spike" Milligan reluctantly obeys his call-up and joins the Royal Artillery regiment at Bexhill, where he begins ... See full summary »
Spike Milligan was 21 when called up to serve in WW2; however, Jim Dale (I) was 38 when he portrayed Milligan in this film.
Hello son, how's the war going?
Spike Milligan: It's going ack-ack-ack-ping!
When the platoon are in the field about to start the 5 mile run, as the camera moves around behind the Sgt, several crew members are briefly visible at the front of the lorry.