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The Beverly Hillbillies (1993)

PG  |   |  Comedy, Family  |  15 October 1993 (USA)
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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 »


Comedy | Family

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

15 October 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Los Beverly ricos  »

Box Office


£412,348 (UK) (15 July 1994)

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1.33 : 1
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The message on the computer that Jethro leans on in his scene with Ms. Hathaway reads: "As computer technology continues to push forward at an accelerating pace, public virtual reality theaters will become the centers of entertainment. The next century will see the demise of film as the defining creative outlet for society and there" (the sentence abruptly ends there) See more »


Moments after Tyler accidentally causes the mess in the office pool before he enters Drysdale's office, it is exactly the way it was before the mayhem. See more »


Jethro: [looking over buffet during Jed's birthday party] What is all this stuff?
Waiter: Hors d'oeuvres, caviar, calamari.
Jethro: What? Speak American!
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Outtakes play over the end credits. See more »


References Jeopardy! (1964) See more »


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 New Beginning And Ending Would Have Really Helped
21 February 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I enjoyed the bulk of the film - the middle part. It was just the first 20 minutes and the last 20 minutes that I thought were incredibly too stupid to enjoy.

In that middle segment, Diedrich Baker's and Lily Tomlin's facial expressions were the highlight. I didn't mind staring at Erica Eleniak and Lea Thompson, either! It is an entertaining cast, I'll give it that, with Jim Varney, Cloris Leachman, Dabney Coleman and Rob Schneider among others. There also is some very good country music in the soundtrack, too.

Otherwise, there isn't a whole lot of positive things to say because, really, much of the humor is Dumb, yes - with a capital "D."

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