R | | Comedy, Drama
Director Michael Winterbottom (Northam) attempts to shoot the adaptation of Laurence Sterne's essentially unfilmable novel, "The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman."
16 July 2006 | michael-sj-lee (firstname.lastname@example.org)
9 | could it have been done any better? probably not
In trying to film a movie based on the novel Tristam Shandy, it is explained that this book is utterly unfilmable. ...
All of the armed soldiers (those with working guns) in the battle scenes, plus some other extras were members of the Sealed Knot Society, which tours the UK, performing historical re-enactments of the English Civil War.
Tristram? My son has been cursed from the moment of his conception.
Opening credits have (intentional) spacing issues, and mismatched fonts.
£332,582 (UK) (22 January 2006)
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