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Author: Michael PalinMaggie SmithDenholm ElliottAlan BennettJohn Du PrezAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : MGM Home Entertainment, 2003.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this delicious comedy which takes place in a little-known Yorkshire town during the thin times of 1947, plans are afoot to fatten a contraband pig destined for the centerpiece of a celebration banquet. However, chaos ensues when a social climbing middle-class couple steal the pig to impress their friends at their own banquet.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Comedy films
Drama
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Palin; Maggie Smith; Denholm Elliott; Alan Bennett; John Du Prez; Mark Shivas; Malcolm Mowbray; Handmade Films.; MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN: 0792855140 9780792855149
OCLC Number: 51958655
Language Note: English dialogue, English, French and Spanish subtitles.
Notes: Videodisc release of the 1984 motion picture by HandMade Films.
Based on the original story by Alan Bennett and Malcolm Mowbray.
Credits: Writer, Alan Bennett ; music, John Du Prez ; executive producers, George Harrison, Denis O'Brien ; producer, Mark Shivas ; director, Malcolm Mowbray.
Cast: Michael Palin, Maggie Smith, Denholm Elliot.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 86 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, widescreen or standard presentation; Dolby Digital.
Responsibility: HandMade Films.

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In this delicious comedy which takes place in a little-known Yorkshire town during the thin times of 1947, plans are afoot to fatten a contraband pig destined for the centerpiece of a celebration banquet. However, chaos ensues when a social climbing middle-class couple steal the pig to impress their friends at their own banquet.

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