R | | Comedy, Drama
In 1969, two substance-abusing, unemployed actors retreat to the countryside for a holiday that proves disastrous.
This film is part of the Criterion Collection, spine #119.
Grab its ring. Keep your bag up. Outvie him.
Isaac Parkin: Hey, show no fear! Just run at it!
Marwood: Well, that can't be sensible, can it, the bastard's about to run at me!
Isaac Parkin: Well, it's randy!
Marwood: Yes, yeah, I know he is!
Withnail: He wants to get down there and have sex with those ...
Shows EEC hedge rows planted near the motorway, a policy not introduced until the 80s.
Paul McGann is credited only as "and I".
The original cinema version of this film was shorter than the one that has since been released on video, laserdisc and DVD. Changes include:
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