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The Duke (2020)

In 1961, Kempton Bunton, a 60 year old taxi driver, steals Goya's portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London.

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Roger Michell

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Credited cast:
Matthew Goode ... Jeremy Hutchinson
Helen Mirren ... Dorothy Bunton
Jim Broadbent ... Kempton Bunton
Anna Maxwell Martin ... Ms. Gowling
Fionn Whitehead ... Jackie
Charlotte Spencer ... Pammy
Sian Clifford ... Dr Unsworth
James Wilby ... Judge Aarvold
Aimée Kelly ... Irene Boslover
John Heffernan ... Neddie Cussen
Richard McCabe ... Rab Butler
Michael Mather ... Eddie
Joshua McGuire ... Eric Crowther
Dorian Lough ... DI Macpherson
Craig Conway ... Mr. Walker
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In 1961, Kempton Bunton, a 60 year old taxi driver, stole Goya's portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London. He sent ransom notes saying that he would return the painting on condition that the government invested more in care for the elderly. What happened next became the stuff of legend. An uplifting true story about a good man who set out to change the world and managed to save his marriage.

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Witty
9 October 2020 | by rmcgrory-62686See all my reviews

Belter film..this is witty and funny..good to just switch off and enjoy


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Language:

English

Release Date:

2021 (UK) See more »

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