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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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£412,348 (UK) (15 July 1994)
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When Miss Hathaway dresses up as the blonde nurse her name tag has the name "R. Rigdon" on it. This was a nod to Rhonda G. Rigdon, Assistant to Director Penelope Spheeris during filming. See more »

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Some of the puppies that Mrs Drysdale's dog has are bloodhounds and some are poodles. They should be mixed breeds that have characteristics of both parents. See more »

Quotes

Jane Hathaway: I must say it's inspirational how you found a place for the Clampetts right nextdoor to your own.
Mr. Drysdale: The people who lived there were my best friends and neighbors for over 20 years. I'm really going to miss them.
Jane Hathaway: It's a shame they had to file for bankruptcy and had to sell the place.
Mr. Drysdale: I know. I'd hate to think that my phone call to the IRS had anything to do with it.
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CRYING TIME
Performed by Lorrie Morgan
Written by Buck Owens
Produced by Richard Landis for Outlandis Productions
Lorrie Morgan appears courtesy of the BNA Entertainment 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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