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Stan & Ollie

To be released in UK cinemas on January 11  2019.

The show must go on as Hollywood icons Steve Coogan and John C Reilly walked the streets of  Black Country Living Museum   in May 2017, one of the many  film locations   for comedy duo Laurel and Hardy biopic; Stan & Ollie.

The film documents what would become their farewell tour of the UK and shows them facing dwindling audiences while airing old grievances, battling health issues and reminiscing about the past.

Locations used at Black Country Living Museum can be seen during the official movie trailer below, these include the Museum's Old Birmingham Road, Hobbs Fish & Chip shop, Canal Street and The Bottle & Glass Inn.

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Birmingham Mail:    Movie Stan and Ollie with Steve Coogan to be filmed in Midlands 

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