Actually, just watched the latter trailer for nostalgia reasons. The bit where the woman says, "No, they're all the same," does weird things to the fascination/comedy centres of my brain due to the bizarrely carefully ennunciated nature of her sentence - or possibly because she sounds drugged up.
That and Ogilvy's astonishingly hammy voice over.
*Must resist asking one of you to forward me copy of film. Resist. Resist.*
I suppose its one of those things that entices you, the forbidden fruits. Only the label that normally says "Forbidden" has been replaced with "For Christ Sake Dont........".
Funnily enough, my biggest bug bear of the film happens in Weybridge, when the Journalist and the Artilleryman sit on the steps leading to the "subway", you see a guy walk past in a pair of Sk8r shoes, not very period at all. He then walks back and forth across the shot, quite a few times in his very distinctive shoes.
"Slowly it moved toward shore, then with a deafening roar and whoosh of spray, it swung about and drove at full speed to towards the waiting Martians!!"