The Pompeii Way (1971)

A pilot for a US version of "Up Pompeii". Just like the original BBC comedy it is a vehicle for Frankie Howerd. This is probably the obscurest of all obscure pilots; it isn't mentioned in handbooks or listings.

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Foster Brooks
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A pilot for a US version of "Up Pompeii". Just like the original BBC comedy it is a vehicle for Frankie Howerd. This is probably the obscurest of all obscure pilots; it isn't mentioned in handbooks or listings.

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