A private function

Book Cover
Average Rating
MPAA rating: R.
Movie (Entertainment) - North Wing Basement
CO 2816
1 available


Loading Description...


LocationCall NumberStatus
Movie (Entertainment) - North Wing BasementCO 2816On Shelf

More Details

Physical Desc
1 videodisc (approximately 1 hr., 36 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.


General Note
Videodisc release of the 1984 motion picture by HandMade Films.
General Note
Film based on the original story by Alan Bennett and Malcolm Mowbray.
Creation/Production Credits
Writer, Alan Bennett ; music, John Du Prez ; executive producers, George Harrison, Denis O'Brien ; producer, Mark Shivas ; director, Malcolm Mowbray.
Michael Palin, Maggie Smith, Denholm Elliot, Richard Griffiths, Tony Haygarth, John Normington, Bill Paterson, Liz Smith, Alison Steadman.
In this delicious comedy which takes place in a little-known Yorkshire town during the thin times of 1947, plans are afoot to fatten a contraband pig destined for the centerpiece of a celebration banquet. However, chaos ensues when a social climbing middle-class couple steal the pig to impress their friends at their own banquet.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R.
System Details
Audio tracks in English ; subtitled in English, French and Spanish ; closed captioned for the hearing impaired.

Also in this Series

Checking series information...

More Like This

Loading more titles like this title...

Reviews from GoodReads

Loading GoodReads Reviews.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Mowbray, M., Palin, M., Smith, M., Elliott, D., Griffiths, R., Haygarth, T., Normington, J., Paterson, B., & Steadman, A. (2003). A private function . MGM Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Malcolm, Mowbray et al.. 2003. A Private Function. MGM Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Malcolm, Mowbray et al.. A Private Function MGM Home Entertainment, 2003.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Mowbray, Malcolm,, et al. A Private Function MGM Home Entertainment, 2003.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

Staff View

Loading Staff View.