Young upper-class fellow Edward (Samuel West) arrives with his friend Cedric Trilling (Robert Portal) at the family manse, Ivory Hall. He plans to pair off Cedric with his sister Emily (Georgina Cates). Emily, on the other hand, falls in love with a son of local peasant, George (Sean Pertwee). Old Aunt Agnes (Prunella Scales) sends all the bunch off, first to Italy and then to India, so Emily would forget George, who is an undesirable partner for her because of class differences, and choose Cedric.
I want my sexual awakening and I want it now!
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Movie Producer Ismail Merchant
, whose work this movie spoofs, refused the offer of a cameo role as a merchant. See more
I'm a beautiful, young virgin in Italy. I want my sexual awakening and I want it now!
from "Symphony No.5"
by Gustav Mahler
Performed by The Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Conducted by Jukka-Pekka Saraste See more
12 June 1998 (UK)
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Gross USA: $72,482
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $72,482
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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