Keep the Aspidistra Flying ( A Merry War )

A.k.a. 'A Merry War'. Based on George Orwell's novel and set in 1930s London; a satiric tale of an advertising man (Richard E Grant) who decides he's wasting his life and wants to devote himself to the higher calling of poetry, much to the puzzlement of those around him. Helena Bonham Carter plays the love interest in this winning comedy/drama . Made Time magazine's Ten Best list for the year.

Year: 1997
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Director: Robert Bierman
Starring: Richard E Grant, Helena Bonham Carter
Duration: 102 Minutes
Rating: PG - Adult themes.
Location in store: Comedy



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