Movie: The Lavender Hill Mob [1951] Movie: The Lavender Hill Mob [1951]

Movie: The Lavender Hill Mob [1951] Movie: The Lavender Hill Mob [1951]

Henry Holland:
I was a potential millionaire, yet I had to be satisfied with eight pounds, fifteen shillings, less deductions.

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Henry Holland:
A minute later, the guard will appear around this corner, and you, Pendlebury, will detain him for at least half a minute. Ask him for a light, ask him the way, ask him anything, but keep him there, we must have those thirty seconds.



Pendlebury:
Edgar.



Henry Holland:
I beg your pardon?



Pendlebury:
Isn't one supposed to say that when one's being briefed? On my rare visits to the cinema...



Henry Holland:
The word is "roger."



Pendlebury:
Oh, roger. How silly of me.

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Pendlebury:
Guns, yes. It's essential we're armed. Here we are. Here's yours.



Henry Holland:
Is it loaded?



Pendlebury:
Yes. It's a present from Margate. It fires a stick of rock.

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Pendlebury:
Now it's all over, I suppose I may dare say it's been a most remarkable coup.



Shorty:
The biggest job of its kind since One-Eyed Dobson got away with the GIs' pay packets. Two million dollars, Grosvenor Square, 'forty-five.



Henry Holland:
That was before devaluation. And this is one million pounds.



Shorty:
Oh, that's right. Blimey. We've got the record!

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[Holland and Pendlebury look at a newly cast Eiffel Tower paperweight]



Henry Holland:
Our firstborn.

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