Abigail's Party

Mike Leigh delivers in grand fashion with this acerbic social commentary. Beverly (Alison Steadman) is a gin-sodden shrew with middle-class aspirations, who holds a small get together for the neighbours who consume vast amounts of alcohol - with squirm-inducing results.

Year: 1977
Genre: Art House Cinema, Nick's Favourites, Black Humour, Dysfunctional Families
Country: UK
Director: Mike Leigh
Starring: Alison Steadman, Tim Stern, Janine Duvitski
Duration: 103 Minutes
Rating: PG
Location in store: Alice's Playhouse



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