PG | | Drama
An effeminate personal assistant of a deteriorating veteran actor struggles to get him through a difficult performance of King Lear.
The movie was selected to be the 38th Royal Film Performance and screening at London's Odeon Theatre on 19th March 1984.
I had a friend...
Sir: Oh by Christ's sake! I'm sick of your friends. A motley crew they are: pathetic, lonely, despairing!
Norman: That's nice, isn't it?
Sir: I beg your pardon. Uncalled for! Count myself as your friend!
Norman: Never despairing!
Sir: I have apologized!
Norman: Never, ...
After Sir and Norman leave the marketplace, they're passed by a Routemaster bus. These buses were first used in London in 1954, and weren't used outside London until the 1970's.
$43,132 (USA) (11 December 1983)
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