TV Movie | | Comedy, Drama, Family
Alfred Salteena is a slightly bumbling gentleman who meets a young lady on a train and invites her to his home in London. She comes to see society and meet young men and bothers him to go ... See full summary »
The source novel incorporated a lot of Ashford's mis-spellings, and the film does this also - in the title, and in some of the signs which can be seen in the palace scenes (e.g. 'Prince of Whales').
Earl of Clincham:
The... the gentleman before you is... is most desirous g... gaining a place on the right side of the blanket, you see.
At the public function Ethel very much wants to go to meet Earls, Lords and Ladies, there is a woman who sings the Australian Kookaburra song. The song was written in 1932. This movie takes place in Victorian England.
Check out our guide to the Academy Awards, our coverage of the 2019 awards season, and more.