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The Beverly Hillbillies (1993)

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A feature adaptation of the classic TV show, when nice guy redneck Jed Clampett strikes it rich when he finds black oil, and moves he and his kin to posh Beverly Hills.

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Jed Clampett and kin move from Arkansas to Beverly Hills when he becomes a billionaire, after an oil strike. The country folk are very naive with regard to life in the big city, so when Jed starts a search for a new wife there are inevitably plenty of takers and con artists ready to make a fast buck. Written by Rob Hartill

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Upscale neighborhood, Down-home heart. See more »

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Rated PG for some off-color humor | See all certifications »

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15 October 1993 (USA)  »

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Los Beverly ricos  »

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£412,348 (UK) (15 July 1994)
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Trivia

The Clampett's automobile is a 1921 Oldsmobile. See more »

Goofs

Derek is doubled-over on the mat after Elly May delivers the "hickory nut crunch", but he's up in the next shot, ready to wrestle. See more »

Quotes

Elly May: I reckon why they got two sets of steps.
Jethro: That's easy! One's for going up, and the other's for going down!
Elly May: Oh.
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Connections

References Deliverance (1972) See more »

Soundtracks

I'M SO LONESOME I COULD CRY
Performed by Aaron Tippin
Written by Hank Williams
Produced by Scott Hendricks
Aaron Tippin appears courtesy of the RCA Records Label of BMG Music
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A pretty entertaining movie based on the old TV series, I rate it "6" of 10.
28 May 2001 | by (Houston, Tx, USA, Earth) – See all my reviews

You shouldn't go into watching this movie thinking you'll get something great or novel. After all, it IS based on the silly old TV series, which I thoroughly enjoyed back then. Erika Eleniak, former Playboy model, who plays Ellie May, is strikingly beautiful and does a fine job in this role. The late Jim Varney is also very good as Jed Clampett, Lily Tomlin is good in her role. Lea Thompson (first of Back To The Future fame) shows her acting range in a role as the scheming "French teacher" out to get Jed's money. I didn't particularly care for Rob Schneider's role, but wat the heck. Still, anyone who enjoyed the TV series should have fun watching this film.


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