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Guest House Paradiso (1999)

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Richie and Eddie are in charge of the worst hotel in the UK, Guest House Paradiso, neighbouring a nuclear power plant. The illegal immigrant chef has fled and all the guests have gone. But ... See full summary »

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Richie and Eddie are in charge of the worst hotel in the UK, Guest House Paradiso, neighbouring a nuclear power plant. The illegal immigrant chef has fled and all the guests have gone. But when a famous Italian filmstar, Gina Carbonara, who is in hiding from a fiance she doesn't want to marry, arrives at the hotel, things get very interesting! Another family come to the hotel as it is the only one they can afford, and when Richie uses the many tunnels and airways to steal some of their rubber bikinis, then is caught by the family's dad, he tries everything to get the video back. When Eddie finds some radioactive fish and it's served to the customers, a bunch of power plant workers find out and a quaratine is on its way. Even worse, when Gina's estranged fiance arrives, all hell breaks loose! Just in time for Eddie, Richie and Gina to escape to the Carribean and spend all their new found money! Written by <ant_277@lineone.net>

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Comedy | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for gross humor, comic violence, language and sexual content | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

3 December 1999 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Agyatlan Apartman  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

£672,979 (UK) (3 December 1999)

Gross:

£1,470,458 (UK) (24 December 1999)
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In the making of the film documentary, Ade Edmondson stated he enjoyed making the film and that would he would like to do another film. Unfortunately a "Guest House Paradiso" sequel never happened. After their final live stage show "Bottom Live 2003: Weapons Grade Y-Fronts Tour". Rik and Adrian decided to move on from "Bottom" and Rik Mayll passed away on 9th June 2014 . See more »

Goofs

When Gino breaks the front door window the entire pane falls out but in later shots the pane of glass is still in the window, albeit still broken, but not as before. See more »

Quotes

Gina Carbonara: Gino, what are you doing? This was my mother's dress! And my grandmother's dress before that!
Gino Bolognese: Dammit, that's OK! Bring them all! I'll fuck them too! I am one FUCKY guy!
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Crazy Credits

A scence with Richie, Eddie and Gina on a beach in the caribbean, running "Beach House Paradiso", a bar, is shown. See more »

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References From Soup to Nuts (1928) See more »

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"Laughing my ass to pieces"
4 October 2001 | by (Örebro sweden) – See all my reviews

Well, well, well! what can you say? Masterpiece seems to weak! perfect is not enough! Divine? perhaps. this is the best slapstick movie I have ever seen. the kitchen scene beats anything. It´s stupid, disgusting, and... totally wonderful. I worship this movie. (wonder why no one have done action figures of Richie and eddie)


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