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The Beverly Hillbillies (1993)

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A feature adaptation of the classic television show, when nice guy redneck Jed Clampett strikes it rich when he finds black oil, and moves him 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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Comedy | Family

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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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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$9,525,375, 17 October 1993, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$44,029,386

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$57,405,220
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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The final film appearance of Buddy Ebsen. See more »

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When the Drysdale's dog has a littler of pups under one of the tables, the puppies are obviously 4-5 weeks old as at least one of them is up and walking around. See more »

Quotes

Jed Clampett: Elly, Nature made you a girl, and here lately she's been gettin' more and more positive about it.
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The orangutan used in this film is a captive-born animal. He belongs to a highly endangered species protected by international laws and treaties. See more »

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References Jaws (1975) See more »

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JEOPARDY THEME
Written by Merv Griffin
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A pretty entertaining movie based on the old TV series, I rate it "6" of 10.
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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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