Ellen Pitblado is a widow who lives in recluse in 1930s Gloucestershire. When her scummy journalist nephew, Douglas, tries to force her to give him her money, she calls her mysterious lookalike gentlemen friends to her aid.

Director:

Michael Darlow

Writers:

George Baker (adaptation), Robert King (play)

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Cast

Cast overview:
Peter Ustinov ... Philip Lester
Lilli Palmer ... Ellen Pitblado
Roger Rees ... Douglas Pitblado
Rosamund Greenwood Rosamund Greenwood ... Alice
Amanda Leigh Amanda Leigh ... Grace
Davyd Harries ... Almer, the landlord
Roy Evans Roy Evans ... George
Cyril Cross Cyril Cross ... Tom
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Ellen Pitblado is a widow who lives in recluse in 1930s Gloucestershire. When her scummy journalist nephew, Douglas, tries to force her to give him her money, she calls her mysterious lookalike gentlemen friends to her aid.

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Details

Country:

UK | West Germany

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 April 1983 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Unglaubliche Freunde See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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