Satire on the life of the Bright Young Things of the British aristocracy in the 1920s, where Adam tries to marry Nina, but finds himself constantly thwarted in his attempts due to a lack of money.

Director:

Alan Cooke

Writers:

Michael Ashe (adaptation), Evelyn Waugh (novel)

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Richard O'Callaghan ... Adam Fenwick Symes
Vivian Pickles ... Lottie Crump
Celia Bannerman ... Nina Blount
Jeanne Moody Jeanne Moody ... Margot Metroland
Tony Steedman ... Colonel Blount
Robert Gillespie Robert Gillespie ... Fr. Rothschild
Lila Kaye ... Mrs. Ape
Patsy Blower Patsy Blower ... Fortitude
Gillian Hayes Gillian Hayes ... Temperance
Shirley Cheriton Shirley Cheriton ... Chastity
Felicity Gibson Felicity Gibson ... Agatha Runcible
Desmond Hoey Desmond Hoey ... Miles Malpractice
Jonathan Cecil ... Simon Balcairn
Geoffrey Wincott Geoffrey Wincott ... Walter Outrage
John Barrett ... Customs Man
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Satire on the life of the Bright Young Things of the British aristocracy in the 1920s, where Adam tries to marry Nina, but finds himself constantly thwarted in his attempts due to a lack of money.

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UK

Release Date:

9 December 1970 (UK) See more »

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Version of Bright Young Things (2003) See more »

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