A member of the House of Lords dies in a shockingly silly way, leaving his estate to his son. Unfortunately, his son is insane: he thinks he is Jesus Christ. The other somewhat-more respectable members of their family plot to steal the estate from him. Murder and mayhem ensues.
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How do you know you're... God? Simple when I pray to Him I find I'm talking to myself.
Did You Know?
King Lear, act 3, scene4, verse 21, "That way madness lies." is quoted by Jack Gurney when he runs up the stairs in the garden. See more
After falling, Charles' hand is inside his jacket, but in the next cut, his hand is extended along the floor. See more
My Lords. Gentlemen. Pray silence for Ralph Douglas Christopher Alexander Gurney, the thirteenth Earl of Gurney.
13th Earl of Gurney
The aim of the Society of Saint George is to keep Gurney a memory of England. We were once the rulers of the greatest empire the world has ever known. Ruled not by superior force or skill, but by sheer presence.
The 2001 UK Momentum release featured the shorter 123 minute print. The Optimum DVD is a port of the U.S Criterion release and features the full 153 minute UK cinema version (minus the original BBFC cinema cut to a shot of a vivisected rat in a laboratory). See more
References La traviata
Requiem Mass in D minor
Written by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart See more