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Lock Up Your Daughters! (1969)

 -  Comedy  -  13 June 1969 (Ireland)
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Lock Up Your Daughters! was based on a novel by Henry Fielding. Six years before this film. Susannah York had a featured role in an adaptation of another Fielding novel, Tom Jones (1963). See more »

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Shaftoe: I need a marriage licence.
Bull: Two and six.
Shaftoe: It must be tonight.
Bull: Five shillings.
Shaftoe: And no-one must know.
Bull: Ten shillings. Come at ten o'clock. Would you like a blessing? Sixpence.
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hilarious 60's send-up of chastity issues, ala Tom Jones
7 December 1998 | by (so.pasadena ca) – See all my reviews

I went to see this at the theatres when it first came out mostly to follow the career of Christopher Plummer...it was the summer of my first car...and I drove an incredible distance to see it in some obscure little theatre. I couldn't believe my eyes..the ribaldry and overt sexuality reminiscent of Tom Jones had everybody in histerics...but none so much as whenever Christopher Plummer was on the screen as Lord Foppington, a long lanky, powder haired, rouge lipped, belaced and high heeled ,courtly gentleman in satins and feminine finery trapsing thru' the movie like some awkward, flamboyant peacock. I got hysterical...I could hardly breathe ,I laughed so hard I was crying. The whole movie is full of gems..and is well worth watching to catch them all. Dated of course by today's standards..but for its time really very riskee'. See it ...if only for Lord Foppington!


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