London 1969 - two 'resting' (unemployed and unemployable) actors, Withnail and Marwood, fed up with damp, cold, piles of washing-up, mad drug dealers and psychotic Irishmen, decide to leave their squalid Camden flat for an idyllic holiday in the countryside, courtesy of Withnail's uncle Monty's country cottage. But when they get there, it rains non-stop, there's no food, and their basic survival skills turn out to be somewhat limited. Matters are not helped by the arrival of Uncle Monty, who shows an uncomfortably keen interest in Marwood... Written by
Michael Brooke <email@example.com>
You are invited to spend an hilarious weekend in the English countryside.
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based Danny's voice on a dim-witted, slow speaking hairdresser he had once met in a film studio. See more
When Monty drives Withnail and "I" into Penrith the radish is on his left lapel. When they arrive in Penrith a few minutes later, the radish has mysteriously moved to his right lapel. See more
[after coming out of a field, Withnail hasn't closed the gate properly, and a bull walks through it. Witnail hands Marwood the bag of shopping and jumps over the wall to safety. Marwood stands there, petrified
Grab its ring. Keep your bag up. Outvive him.
Hey, show no fear! Just run at it!
Well, that can't be sensible, can it, the bastard's about to run at me!
Well, it's randy!
Yes, yeah, I know he is!
[casually lighting a cigarette
He wants to get down there and have sex with those ...
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