A Private Function (1984)

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In post-war Britain, food rationing continues, leading a married couple to become involved in the flourishing bacon black market.


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Trivia

Screenwriter Alan Bennett wrote the part of P.C. Penny for Reece Dinsdale. Thirty years later, Dinsdale went on to play Bennett in the play "Untold Stories."

[source: www.theguardian.com/stage/2015/sep/22/... ...


Quotes

Grand Hotel Manager: I can put my hands on two turkeys in Bradford.
Frank Lockwood the Solicitor: Two? TWO? We've got a hundred and fifty people coming! And Jesus isn't one of them!

Storyline

Plot Summary


Genres

Comedy

Details

Release Date:

1 March 1985

Language

English


Country of Origin

UK

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$25,333 (USA) (3 March 1985)

Gross:

$2,527,088 (USA)

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