Login

A Private Function

In 1947, people in England are having a thin time. In a little-known Yorkshire town, plans are afoot to fatten a contraband pig which is then stolen. This is the unlikely situation for an offbeat comedy starring Michael Palin and Maggie Smith. Written by Alan Bennett.

Year: 1985
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Director: Malcolm Mowbray
Starring: Michael Palin, Maggie Smith, Denholm Elliott
Duration: 92 Minutes
Rating: PG - Contains sexual references.
6.6/10
Location in store: Comedy

AVAILABILITY

DVD out - ADD TO YOUR QUEUE

Permanent Collection

For in-store pickup reservations please call 03 3650 615

ALICE ALSO SUGGESTS:

American Friends (1991)

A gentle, beautifully filmed tale of a middle-aged bachelor's (Michael Palin) torment after meeting...

Clockwise (1985)

John Cleese's ultra-meticulous teacher attempts to reach a head teacher's conference where he, as it...

Parting Shots (1998)

Harry just found out he only has a short time to live - but for his enemies, their prognosis looks e...

Alan Bennett - The Complete Talking Heads (2005)

Alan Bennett's award-winning monologues, produced as two series for the BBC, are now available in th...

Oh! What A Lovely War (1969)

Based on a 1963 stage show by Charles Chilton, lampooning World War I and war in general, and focuse...

Our Man In Havana (1960)

Adapted from Graham Greene's novel, Alec Guinness stars in this classic spy spoof as Jim Wormold, an...

Alan Bennett at the BBC (2010)

Alan Bennett is one of Britain's most popular and prolific authors and playwrights. He initially wro...

The Lady in the Van ( Blu-ray ) (2015)

Maggie Smith lets her hair down in the role of a real-life bumptious bag lady who lived in a van and...

The Lady in the Van (2015)

Maggie Smith lets her hair down in the role of a real-life bumptious bag lady who lived in a van and...