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Withnail & I

Withnail & I
  • 1987
  • UK
  • 107 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Bruce Robinson
  • Written by: Bruce Robinson
  • Cast: Paul McGann, Richard E Grant, Richard Griffiths, Ralph Brown

Two out-of-work actors surviving 1969 London giro squalor take a break in a picturesque Lake District cottage, where one of them suffers the attentions of the ageing homosexual owner. Entertaining British comedy has a second stab at glory, and it's the bleaker end-of-the-decade elements that have lasted best.

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Broadway Nottingham (0.0 miles)

Nottingham Media Centre, 14–18 Broad Street, Nottingham, NG1 3AL
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Fancy a cheap night out? Come and join us for our Cult & Classic Film Season. “Withnail & I” A true cult classic: Starring Richard E Grant London 1969 - two 'resting' (unemployed and unemployable) actors, Withnail and Marwood, fed up with damp, cold, piles of washing-up, mad drug dealers and psychotic Irishmen, decide to leave their squalid Camden flat for an idyllic holiday in the countryside, courtesy of Withnail's uncle Monty's country cottage. But when they get there, it rains non-stop, there's no food, and their basic survival skills turn out to be somewhat limited. Matters are not helped by the arrival of Uncle Monty, who shows an uncomfortably keen interest in Marwood…

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