Belcher: “I’ve never ridden in a cart pulled by cows before.” Captain Keene: “Bullocks, Mr Belcher!” Belcher: “No, I haven’t, honestly.”
It’s not a high standard to be honest but it is our standard…..
On of the first lot (which one? Doctor?) was a massive hit in the States. Lord alone knows what they all thought of us as a result….
A recent poll declared the greatest one-liner in film history to be Kenneth Williams’s dying cry in Carry On Cleo — “Infamy! Infamy! They’ve all got it in for me!” — which Rothwell lifted, with permission, from the radio show Take It From Here.
And that is indeed a great line.