London, 1969 - two 'resting' (unemployed and unemployable) actors, Withnail and Marwood, fed up with damp, cold, piles of washing-up, mad drug dealers and psychotic Irishmen, decide to leave their squalid Camden flat for an idyllic holiday in the countryside, courtesy of Withnail's uncle Monty's country cottage. But when they get there, it rains non-stop, there's no food, and their basic survival skills turn out to be somewhat limited. Matters are not helped by the arrival of Uncle Monty, who shows an uncomfortably keen interest in Marwood...
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You are cordially invited to spend a funny weekend in the English countryside. (US poster)
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Did You Know?
The same cluster of vehicles is seen following the titular characters on both the outward and return journeys to Monty's cottage. See more
[Marwood comes out of the bathroom wearing a towel
You're looking very beautiful, man. Have you been away? Saint Peter preached the epistles to the apostles looking like that.
Referenced in Room 101: Episode #10.5
Walk Hand in Hand
Performed by Charlie Kunz
Composed by John Cowell
Original Sound Recording made by the Decca Record Co. Ltd. See more