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Withnail and I (1987)

Film review of the Beatcheck screening, in Stony Stratford, of the cult classic comedy starring Richard E. Grant and Paul McGann.


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Withnail and I


Oh Richard E. Grant. How do you do it? For his first film role, his portrayal of posh, drunken, but ultimately lovable, Withnail, is more than perfect (if that is possible). 469 more words

5 Stars

Blu-ray Review – Withnail & I (1987)

Genre: Comedy
Certificate: 15
UK Release Date: 10th November 2014
Runtime: 107 minutes
Director: Bruce Robinson
Writer: Bruce Robinson 
Starring: Richard E Grant, Paul McGann, Richard Griffiths, Ralph Brown … 652 more words


The Killing Fields: Brand New Bruce Robinson Interview

Bruce Robinson’s name is synonymous with eighties cult comedies Withnail & I and How To Get Ahead In Advertising, yet it was his screenplay for distressing Cambodian war film The Killing Fields (1984) that launched his career. 275 more words

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Blu-ray Review: Withnail and I - Limited Edition

Starring: Richard E. Grant, Paul McGann, Richard Griffiths
Director: Bruce Robinson
Rating: 10/10

Wouldn’t it be great to have been young in the Sixties? Maybe not, according to… 969 more words


Rediscovered film gem: Tam Lin (1970)

Roddy McDowall’s 1970 retelling of the Ballad of Tam Lin, like its counterpart The Wicker Man, had a troubled release and was destined to rot away in a vault. 664 more words


Withnail and I (1987)

My review of Withnail and I is over at Flickering Myth… insert quote here…

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