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At Blandings Castle, the Earl of Emsworth only cares about his prize pig 'The Empress' and is wilfully ignorant of the fact that his brother is planning to publish a book which might ruin the family name forever. Moreover, the Earl's nephew might cause the family some major damage by getting married to a terribly unsuitable chorus girl. Written by Anonymous

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The field forming the background for the main title 'Heavy Weather' shows a series of parallel tractor trails through the crops, the result of modern agricultural methods, not those of the 1930's. See more »

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Clarence, Earl of Emsworth: Do I not speak English, or are you all bonking mad?
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A masterpiece
25 June 2000 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is surely one of the most hilarious films ever made. It's a comic masterpiece. The casting is perfect in every way. The story--well, it's Wodehouse. Why on earth doesn't someone have the sense to make this available on VHS? I'm using a grainy film I recorded from Masterpiece Theater.


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