Tutti frutti

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Tutti frutti

Post by bonzo » Fri Aug 09, 2019 6:03 pm

Decided to watch this again for the first time since it was originally on 30 odd years ago. The story of an ageing rock and roll band about to embark on their 25th anniversary tour. Watched the first 3 episodes last night, the 3rd episode was the one set in Ardrossan they stay in a guest house (Elmwood) and play club paradiso (which if I remember correctly was Rios) before heading off to Arran
Those wimin were in the nip.

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Re: Tutti frutti

Post by Meg » Fri Aug 09, 2019 7:09 pm

bonzo wrote:
Fri Aug 09, 2019 6:03 pm
Decided to watch this again for the first time since it was originally on 30 odd years ago. The story of an ageing rock and roll band about to embark on their 25th anniversary tour. Watched the first 3 episodes last night, the 3rd episode was the one set in Ardrossan they stay in a guest house (Elmwood) and play club paradiso (which if I remember correctly was Rios) before heading off to Arran
Loved this Bonzo - thought Emma Thomson was magic and Miss Toner (Kate Murphy) was equally amazing.

I’ve been watching Breaking out of the Asylum - Ken Stott, Kate Murphy and David Tennant - a bitter sweet story that has you greetin’ and laughin’ at the same time. Think it was on BBC around 1994.

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Re: Tutti frutti

Post by bonzo » Sat Aug 10, 2019 7:56 am

Need to see if I can find that Meg.

Watched the second 3 episodes of tutti frutti last night I had forgotten how dark it got but really enjoyed it. One of the things that struck me most while watching it was how much Glasgow has changed in the past 30 years.
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Re: Tutti frutti

Post by brian f » Sat Aug 10, 2019 11:09 am

bonzo wrote:
Fri Aug 09, 2019 6:03 pm
Decided to watch this again for the first time since it was originally on 30 odd years ago. The story of an ageing rock and roll band about to embark on their 25th anniversary tour. Watched the first 3 episodes last night, the 3rd episode was the one set in Ardrossan they stay in a guest house (Elmwood) and play club paradiso (which if I remember correctly was Rios) before heading off to Arran
bonzo- I want to have a look at that, cant find it on you tube ,netflix and if you search for it on bbc it comes out as" Sorry, this episode is not currently available". ??
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Re: Tutti frutti

Post by bonzo » Sat Aug 10, 2019 12:51 pm

brian f wrote:
Sat Aug 10, 2019 11:09 am
bonzo wrote:
Fri Aug 09, 2019 6:03 pm
Decided to watch this again for the first time since it was originally on 30 odd years ago. The story of an ageing rock and roll band about to embark on their 25th anniversary tour. Watched the first 3 episodes last night, the 3rd episode was the one set in Ardrossan they stay in a guest house (Elmwood) and play club paradiso (which if I remember correctly was Rios) before heading off to Arran
bonzo- I want to have a look at that, cant find it on you tube ,netflix and if you search for it on bbc it comes out as" Sorry, this episode is not currently available". ??
Brian, it was shown earlier this year on the new BBC Scotland channel don't know if it is on the iplayer.
Those wimin were in the nip.

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